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Card Table

1986.41 (RS24711)

Description

Card table. Mahogany with birch veneer and lightwood inlay. Demilune leaves with inlaid ends that peak at the top of the legs; a string inlaid conforming skirt. Rests on tapered legs with string inlay.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1810
Inscriptions
In chalk on the underside top is: N.B. BED.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
birch (wood)
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Birch
birch (wood)
card tables
Federal
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
TABLE, CARD
tables (support furniture)
veneer
Dimensions
30 x 35 1/2 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.41
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50610
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