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Rectangular trestle table with an H-form stretcher system and four legs on two batten feet. The two-board top is screwed to two beveled blocks or battens set at either end. The four legs are joined to the upper and lower battens. Two stretchers are tenoned through the legs, a third stretcher is tenoned perpendicular to the others to form an "H." All stretchers are fixed to the legs with a wooden pin.

Date

1850-1950


Geography


Material/Technique

Walnut


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 39 in. x 70 in. x 30 3/4 in. (99.06 cm x 177.8 cm x 78.11 cm)


Credit

Mount Vernon Collection


Object Number

68-9


Colors


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