Sewing Stand

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-255421

Description

Mahogany top having two hinged leaves supported by wings pivoting from sides of base. Unusual construction of sides with board set in from side face of leg to be flush with drawer sides. Two drawers, the top having dividers for sewing implements, light wood perimeter inlay, 2 wooden knobs. Outline of 2 false drawers on opposite ends. Turned legs with bulb at top of foot. Brass casters.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stands (support furniture)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
chestnut (wood)
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
Table, Sewing

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

260.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

28 1/8 x 31 x 17 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.465