Tavern Table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-3106

Description

Tavern table. Maple, oak, pine. Rectangular board top with molded bread board ends on base with horizontally fluted, straight skirt. Raised on four turned legs with two low fluted side stretchers connected by fluted medial stretcher; turned, oval shaped feet;. Retains some red finish.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tavern tables
tables (support furniture)
fluting
maple (wood)
molding (forming)
oak (wood)
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
fluting
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Maple
Oak
Pine
Molded
Fluted
Turned
TABLE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

21 1/2 x 41 1/2 x 23 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1603

Date

1750-1800 (Possibly)

Places

Massachusetts (United States)