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Sewing Table

Description

Sewing table. Mahogany, tulip poplar, ash, white pine, rosewood cock beading. Two drop-leaves; two drawers with beaded edges; ring drawer pulls; tapering work basket; S-shaped stretcher; Pedestal base. Rests on foliate scroll feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Inscriptions
In chalk on 2nd drawer bottom: illegible Pinpricked to backboard: ""HI"" or ""HH""
Material
American tulipwood (wood)
pine (wood)
rosewood (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Support Furniture
Places
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
American tulipwood (wood)
Empire (style)
pine (wood)
rosewood (wood)
Table
Table, Sewing
Table, Work
tables (support furniture)
work tables
Dimensions
28 1/2 x 20 1/3 x 18 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1967.127
Credit Line
Gift of Sabine L. Baring-Gould
GUSN
47477

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