Reading table

about 1760


Object Place: Middle Colonies, New Jersey

Dimensions

Overall: 75.6 x 67.3 x 67.3 cm (29 3/4 x 26 1/2 x 26 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.209

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, yellow-poplar

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Provenance

Jonathan Odell (1737-1818) of Burlington, N.J., rector of Episcopal Church in Burlington, who later moved to New Brunswick, Canada; to his son, William Franklin Odell (d. 1844); to William Hunter Odell from whom it was purchased by the Museum in April 1955 for $300 (Accession Date: September 15, 1955).

Credit Line

Decorative Arts Special Fund