Work Table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1805

GUSN

GUSN-5654

Description

Square, four legged table; elongated bulbous foot; reeded and ring turned leg; birch veneered panels edged with light and dark wood inlay on stiles; single drawer front veneered with unknown wood and two birch ovals; light and dark wood "triangle" edging; drawer interior divided into three sections; scallop-edged medial shelf.

Details

Descriptive Terms

work tables
tables (support furniture)
birch (wood)
veneer
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
Hepplewhite
Mahogany
Birch
Inlaid
Hepplewhite
TABLE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

29 x 17 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.926