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Card table

1825–45


Object Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 73.7 x 93.3 x 46.7 cm (29 x 36 3/4 x 18 3/8 in.) approximate

Accession Number

1987.43

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, cherry, white pine

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Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Card table with four legs branching from an ornately carved pedestal base. The top is veneered with flame mahogany laid in a fan pattern. The pedestal, the plinth on which it rests, and the tops of the four legs are covered in foliate carving. The four legs have raised veneered panels on the sides and terminate in brass animal paw feet with casters.

Provenance

Bequest of Kathryn Buhler

Credit Line

Bequest of Kathryn Buhler