Card Table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-50591

Description

Card table. Mahogany, bird's eye maple veneer, white pine secondary wood. Rectangular top with demilune leaves; string-inlaid edge and conforming inlaid skirt with bird's eye maple veneer. Rests on tapered inlaid legs. Branded "H.C." at left side of frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

card tables
tables (support furniture)
bird's-eye maple
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
veneering
Federal
pine (wood)
Mahogany
Maple
Pine
Veneered
Federal
TABLE, CARD

Inscription

Branded on the left side frame rail is: HC .

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

29 1/4 x 34 1/2 (HxW), 34 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.18

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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