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Card Table

1986.18 (RS24803)

Description

Card table. Mahogany, bird's eye maple veneer, white pine secondary wood. Rectangular top with demilune leaves; string-inlaid edge and conforming inlaid skirt with bird's eye maple veneer. Rests on tapered inlaid legs. Branded "H.C." at left side of frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Inscriptions
Branded on the left side frame rail is: HC .
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
bird's-eye maple
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bird's-eye maple
card tables
Federal
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Maple
Pine
pine (wood)
TABLE, CARD
tables (support furniture)
Veneered
veneering
Dimensions
29 1/4 x 34 1/2 (HxW), 34 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.18
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50591
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