Table (Dining table)

  • Category:

    Furniture

  • Creator (Role):

    Shakers (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1800-1850

  • Materials:

    Cherry; Maple; Iron

  • Museum Object Number:

    1959.2396


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1959.2396

Object Name

Table (Dining table)

Category

Furniture

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Shakers (Maker)

Place of Origin

Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Origin Notes

Origin in Hancock Shaker Community. Previously catalogued as New Lebanon, New York. However, Christian Goodwillie, curator at Hancock Shake Village, suggested in September 2006 that the style of the legs is more reminiscent of a table at Hancock. There is a stereo slide of the table in situ in their collections.

Date

1800-1850

Materials

Cherry; Maple; Iron

Dimensions (inches)

27.0625 (H) , 119.5 (L) , 33.75 (D)

Dimensions (centimeters)

68.739 (H) , 303.53 (L) , 85.725 (D)

Measurement Notes

OL and OD are at top.

Object Description

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