Tea Table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1750-1780

GUSN

GUSN-62623

Description

Tilt-top tea table. Mahogany. Three-board, circular top with rounded edge. Columnar turned pedestal base terminates in three cabriole legs which rest on padded snake feet. Scalloped gouges in bottom of shaft and underside of legs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea tables (tables)
tables (support furniture)
carving (processes)
turning (shaping process)
Chippendale
Chippendale
Turned
Carved
Table, Tea

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

25 13/16 x 30 1/8 x 29 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles K. Davis

Accession Number

1948.151

Places

Rhode Island (United States)

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