Card Table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-179779

Description

Empire Style card table. Rectangular top with round front corners. Simple molded edge and concave molded skirt. Mahogany veneer modified lyre base with applied decorative scroll carving on solid pedestal form. Four s-scroll legs with molded edge and cast brass paw casters. Top leaf opens on two supporting hinges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

card tables
tables (support furniture)
mahogany (wood)
veneering
pine (wood)
Table, Card

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

29 1/2 x 34 x 16 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Millie Sawyer

Accession Number

1952.66