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WRITING TABLE

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The rectangular top of the table is inlaid with a star and flower and leaf scrolls. It is hinged at the back in order to unfold and rest on two extra folding legs. In all there are six spool-turned legs. At the bottom is a plain flat stretcher that rests on four ball feet.

Object name:
WRITING TABLE
Made from:
Wood
Made in:
England
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
H. 30 1/2 × W. 33 × D. 12 13/16 in. (77.5 × 83.8 × 32.6 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
33.13
Class:
FURNITURE
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973