Card Table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-60701

Description

Card table. Pine. Rectangular top with hinged lead with rounded front corners. Concave front and side rails. Leaf and top pivot at ninety degrees. Rests on four turned and carved legs with spiral reeding terminate in brass casters. Legs do not swing. Replaced pivot mechanism for tip.

Details

Descriptive Terms

card tables
tables (support furniture)
pine (wood)
Empire (style)
pine (wood)
Empire
Pine
TABLE, CARD

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.2111

Places

Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably