Requires Photography

Stand, tilt-top

1805–15


Object Place: Prob. New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 75.6 x 59.7 x 43.2 cm (29 3/4 x 23 1/2 x 17 in.)

Accession Number

1977.155

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Small tilt-top table fitted with an octagonal top with a reeded edge; bulbous ring-turned pedestal; three saber legs with fluted top edges, and with carved volutes on top of feet; brass catch.

Inscription

Paper label on underside: "Segal Bros. / Furniture Shop / 1234 14th S.E. N.W. / Washington D.C."

Provenance

From the family of the donor, possibly purchased by them from Segal Bros. Furniture Shop in Washington, D.C.;1977, gift of Dr. Martha May Eliot, Cambridge, Mass. (Accession Date April 13, 1977)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Martha M. Eliot