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Gate-leg Table

Description

Dining table. Drop leaf form. Mahogany. Rectangular top with two rectangular drop-leaves and two square corners. Rectangular apron with four turned, spiral and leaf-carved legs; two swing legs. Rests on casters.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
In pencil on inside: ""15/4""
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
birch (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Birch
birch (wood)
Empire
Empire (style)
gate-leg tables
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
TABLE, DINING
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
29 1/2 x 48 x 22 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.713
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Eliza H. Faunce
GUSN
50524

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