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Tilt-top Table

1949.298 (RS119416)

Description

Square tilt top attaches to rectangular base by screwed-on brackets. Turned pedestal. Modified curvilinear legs with casters dovetailed to pedestal. Brass lock and latch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
TABLE
tables (support furniture)
tilt-top tables
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
40.75 x 22.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.298
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
5018

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