Dining table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-290447

Description

Empire two-part dining table, each section rectangular with rounded corners and standing on X-shaped base with paw feet. Decorated with volutes and acanthus leaves. Brass fittings.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillar and claw dining tables
wood (plant material)
brass (alloy)
Empire (style)
Table, Dining

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

29 x 86 1/2 x 45 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.319AB