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Tables with marble tops served either as pier tables between two windows-often displaying lighting devices or decorations-or as serving tables, where hot or wet dishes could be placed without hurting the table's finish. The small size of this table suggests that it was custom made for a narrow...

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Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of 18th century American Arts

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts

about 1760

Object Place

probably New York or, Middle Colonies

Catalogue Raisonné

Eighteenth-Century American Arts No. 51


Overall: 74.9 x 74.9 x 56.5 cm (29 1/2 x 29 1/2 x 22 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Mahogany, marble




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