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Sewing Table

1969.2906 (RS119384)

Description

Sewing table. Rosewood and rosweood veneer primary wood. Mahogany throughout with sweet gum secondary wood on bottom of frame; unidentified softwood bag frame. Pink silk sewing bag. Rectangular top. Two drawers. Cyma-curved apron. Rests on columnar legs, trestle base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
baize
mahogany (wood)
rosewood (wood)
silk (textile)
veneering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
baize
Baize
Empire
Empire (style)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
Silk
silk (textile)
TABLE, SEWING
tables (support furniture)
Veneered
veneering
wood (plant material)
work tables
People and organizations
Bradlee, Mary Perrin (May), 1815-1877
Dimensions
29 x 21 1/4 x 16 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.2906
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
69908

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