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Sharped rectangular folding top swivels; fine lines of brass inlay on edges and rail, lion's head with ring at ends. Two lyres, brass rods, on shaped pedestal, scroll top on curved legs anular in section. Brass paw feel. Top stained.

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. Nathaniel Bowditch Potter, May 26, 1953.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Henrietta Sargent Lowell by her sister, Mary Sargent Lowell

1810–20

Object Place

Boston area, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 73 x 90.8 x 44.5 cm (28 3/4 x 35 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

58.1422

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Tables, Stands, and Screens