Drop-leaf table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1760-1775

GUSN

GUSN-24822

Description

Drop-leaf table. Mahogany with hard maple hinge rails; white pine and other secondary wood. Rectangular table top with rectangular leaves. Two swing legs open to suppoprt leaves. Top and leaves each composed of one board. Thin hinge rails with two blocks set between each. Apron has double cyma-curved skirt. Rests cabriole legs with ball and claw feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dropleaf tables
tables (support furniture)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
eastern white pine (wood)
Chippendale
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Mahogany
Pine
Maple
Chippendale
TABLE

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

MA, Newbury or Newburyport, Massachusetts; Newbury, MA; Newburyport, MA

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

27 5/16 x 48 1/8 x 48 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1963.110

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