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Card Table

1982.28 (RS245760)

Description

Card table. Mahogany; mahogany veneer; tulip poplar; cherry swing; white pine. Bowed front and serpentine side rails; tapered legs with inlaid cuffs; veneered oval and tablet on front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1815
Inscriptions
In pencil; chalk on underside of top: Clark 36 Lancaster St./17.""; ""J 33"" ( poss. $33"" old chalk) Stamp: Mrs. [ ] Bowser/[ ]/Wellesly Hills/Massachusetts
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
cherry (wood)
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
rosewood (wood)
veneer
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
card tables
cherry (wood)
Federal
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
rosewood (wood)
TABLE, CARD
tables (support furniture)
veneer
Dimensions
29 1/4 x 36 x 17 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.28
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Clarke Bowser
GUSN
50071

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