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Bed table

1986.313.3 (RS24817)

Description

Rectangular top w/ chamfered edge over straight horizontally reeded skirt w/ a single long drawer w/ tiger grained panel (no pulls) raised on trestle base w/ 4 square reed front legs w/ shaped foot and corresponding side stretcher and medial stretcher; stepped corner block at leg top carved w/ thin leafy vine shaped brackets at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
chestnut (wood)
incising
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
bed tables
Carved
carving (processes)
Chestnut
chestnut (wood)
Incised
incising
sleeping and reclining furniture
SUITE, BEDROOM
Dimensions
28.25 x 24 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.313.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50781

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