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Card table (one of a pair)

about 1813–24
Emmons & Archbald (active 1813–1824), Thomas Emmons (American, active 1813–1825), George Archbald (American, active 1813–1834)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 75.6 x 92.1 x 45.7 cm (29 3/4 x 36 1/4 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

68.673

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, mahogany veneer, cherry, brass, iron

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Inscription

In ink inside well: "Annie B. Lawrence / 1846"

Signed

Stenciled label under swivel top reads: EMMONS and archbald/ No. 39 Orange Street/(BOSTON)/Cabinet, Chair & Upholstery/Manufactory.

Provenance

Possibly owned as early as 1846 by Annie Bigelow Lawrence (1820-1893), who married Benjamin Smith Rotch of New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1846; by descent in her family; Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb (Accession Date: October 9, 1968)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb