Card Table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

GUSN

GUSN-5369

Description

Federal period, Hepplewhite style serpentine front card table with four square tapered legs, frontal two with a string inlay and one swinging as a gate. There is a case enclosing a serpentine inlaid apron with mahogany dies centering a bird's eye maple panel, and a conforming folding top with an edge inlay.

Details

Descriptive Terms

card tables
tables (support furniture)
bird's-eye maple
inlay (process)
maple (wood)
Federal
Hepplewhite
maple (wood)
Maple
Federal
Hepplewhite
Inlaid
TABLE, CARD

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

28.25 x 15 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.720

Places

Possibly Maine (United States)
Possibly