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Center Table

1971.490 (RS116220)

Description

Four hairy lions' paw fet with acanthus carved knees support a circular plinth and cylindrical pedestal; cylindrical top has deep conforming skirt which contains two drawers; mushroom-shaped pulls.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1840
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
veneer
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
center tables
feet (animal or human components)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
lion
Lion
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany Veneer
Pine
pine (wood)
TABLE
tables (support furniture)
veneer
Dimensions
29 (H), 37.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.490
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5086

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