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Dressing Table

Description

Highchest base fitted as a dressing table. Veneered case.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1740
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
incising
veneering
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Brass
brass (alloy)
Cabriole Leg
cabriole legs
Carved
carving (processes)
case furniture
dressing tables
Incised
incising
Quatrefoil
quatrefoils
Queen Anne
Serpentine
serpentine (shape)
TABLE, DRESSING
tables (support furniture)
Veneered
veneering
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
35.125 x 39.125 x 22.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.225
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4362

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