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Tripod table

Papier-mache, mother-of-pearl; wood. Shaped papier-mache circular top, painted with flowers on shaded ground, inlaid with mother-of-peral, molded edge black and gilt. Turned wood baluster, fluted and flattened papier-mache base on three scroll feet, black and gilt. Simple hinge for tipping top.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Morison

English, mid-19th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

56.49

Medium or Technique

Papier-mache, inlaid with mother-of-pearl

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture