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Card Table

Description

Card table. Pine. Rectangular top with hinged lead with rounded front corners. Concave front and side rails. Leaf and top pivot at ninety degrees. Rests on four turned and carved legs with spiral reeding terminate in brass casters. Legs do not swing. Replaced pivot mechanism for tip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
card tables
Empire
Empire (style)
Pine
pine (wood)
TABLE, CARD
tables (support furniture)
Accession Number
1942.2111
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
60701

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