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Breakfast Table

1983.39 (RS33485)

Description

Pembroke or Breakfast Table. Cherry, maple, chestnut, pine secondary wood. Concealed drawer; serpentine drop leaves, bowed ends of top. Rests on tapered legs with string inlay.

Details

Maker
Possibly Nayes, Samuel S. (Maker)
Possibly Maynard, Micajah, 1771-1807 (Maker)
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
Wayland, MA, USA
Material
cherry (wood)
chestnut (wood)
inlay (process)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Support Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
breakfast tables
Cherry
cherry (wood)
Chestnut
chestnut (wood)
Federal
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Maple
maple (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
Table
Table, Breakfast
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
27 7/8 x 32 x 19 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.39
GUSN
50274
Reference Notes
Wesselman, Linda J. and Martha D. Hamilton. Earliest Recollections: Furnishings from the Family of Edwin B. Sears. Boston: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, 1984.

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