Tilt-top table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1790-1815

GUSN

GUSN-26106

Description

Tripod table or stand. Thin top w/ "clover leaf" shaped corners supported by cleats underneath. Top square w/ brass latch. Very simple baluster support w/ urn under a plain column. Incised and turned rings form decoration. Snake feet w/ arrises top are on slight platforms. Legs are secured to column w/ a wrought iron bracket. Chippendale/ Federal.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tilt-top tables
tables (support furniture)
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
mahogany (wood)
Chippendale
Federal
Mahogany
Brass
Iron
Chippendale
Federal
TABLE

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

27.75 x 20.125 x 19.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1309

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)