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Card Table

1971.720 (RS117725)

Description

Federal period, Hepplewhite style serpentine front card table with four square tapered legs, frontal two with a string inlay and one swinging as a gate. There is a case enclosing a serpentine inlaid apron with mahogany dies centering a bird's eye maple panel, and a conforming folding top with an edge inlay.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bird's-eye maple
inlay (process)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Possibly Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
bird's-eye maple
card tables
Federal
Hepplewhite
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Maple
maple (wood)
TABLE, CARD
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
28.25 x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.720
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5369

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