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Tea Table

Description

Tilt-top tea table. Mahogany. Three-board, circular top with rounded edge. Columnar turned pedestal base terminates in three cabriole legs which rest on padded snake feet. Scalloped gouges in bottom of shaft and underside of legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1780
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
carving (processes)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Chippendale
Table, Tea
tables (support furniture)
tea tables (tables)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
25 13/16 x 30 1/8 x 29 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1948.151
Credit Line
Gift of Charles K. Davis
GUSN
62623
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