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Communion table

Pier table

about 1810


Dimensions

Overall: 91.8 x 133.4 x 60.3 cm (36 1/8 x 52 1/2 x 23 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.36.2

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, maple, white pine

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Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Inscription

Written labels on back: "From / Harvard Church / Charlestown." and "Communion Ta . . . / Harvard Church / in Charlestown / ... Edes book p. 44"

Provenance

Communion table from Harvard Church, Charlestown, Massachusetts; given to Henry Herbert Edes because he wrote the history of ther Harvard Church; descended in his family after his death; gift of the donors (Accession Date January 9, 1936)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herbert Edes