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Work Table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1805-1820

GUSN

GUSN-3166

Description

Work table. Mahogany. Rectangular top with ovolo corners. Single central drawer with double-arch molding and brass pulls. Fitted with runners for work bag (bag missing). Rests on round, reeded tapering legs with cylindrical feet. Varnished.

Details

Descriptive Terms

work tables
tables (support furniture)
brass (alloy)
mahogany (wood)
reed (grass, material)
turning (shaping process)
reed (grass, material)
Sheraton
Mahogany
Turned
Sheraton
Reed
Brass
TABLE, SEWING

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

25 1/4 x 18 1/2 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1363

Places

Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly

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