Card table

about 1800


Object Place: New Hampshire or northern Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 75.2 x 88.9 x 49.5 cm (29 5/8 x 35 x 19 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.501

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Folding shaped top, rounded corners; turned stiles. Turned and reeded legs turned at feet. Rail has inlay of shell and fine lines forming panels.

Inscription

In pencil on inside of back rail (upside down):
"Repaired by Rob Feitz June 6 1801"

Illegible pencil on underside of top

Chalk outline of skirt on inside of back rail

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Margaret Clark McIlwaine, Ivy Towers, Newport, Rhode Island (Accession Date: September 15, 1955)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Clark McIlwaine