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Carved scalloped edge on circular top, supported by four colonettes on platform, which turns on turned and carved tripod base. Three richly carved cabriole legs, paw feet. Tip-top.

Provenance

Given by Alice Cheney Baltzell, wife of Dr. William Hewson Baltzell, to the MFA in 1936 (Accession Date: April 16, 1936)

Credit Line

Given in memory of Dr. William Hewson Baltzell, by his wife Alice Cheney Baltzell

English, style of about 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

70 cm (27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.283

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture