Sewing Table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-69908

Description

Sewing table. Rosewood and rosweood veneer primary wood. Mahogany throughout with sweet gum secondary wood on bottom of frame; unidentified softwood bag frame. Pink silk sewing bag. Rectangular top. Two drawers. Cyma-curved apron. Rests on columnar legs, trestle base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

work tables
tables (support furniture)
baize
mahogany (wood)
rosewood (wood)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
veneering
Empire (style)
Rosewood
Mahogany
Veneered
Baize
Silk
Empire
TABLE, SEWING

Associated Person

Bradlee, Mary Perrin (May), 1815-1877

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

29 x 21 1/4 x 16 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.2906

Places

Massachusetts (United States)