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Basin stand

Description

Consists of stand, cup lid and two drawers. Open ring top with molded edge supported by turned stiles that scroll under ring and terminate in tripod base. Stiles support medial two-drawer case surmounted by turned spherical cup; removable cover. Case stiles serpentined with voluted ends and terminate at triangular base. Base has circular dished center with molded perimeter (for pitcher). Whole on three cabriole legs with pad feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Location of origin
England
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
basin stands
Cabriole Leg
Chippendale
Mahogany
Molded
Queen Anne
Serpentine
STAND
Turned
Volute
Dimensions
31.75 x 18.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1954.127A-D
GUSN
7549

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