Rectangular table with serpentine-shaped top, three-sided splashboard, and a lower shelf on four, square, straight legs; the overhanging, three-board top is nailed to the frame; the splashboard sides are dovetailed to the back and are nailed and likely doweled to the top; plain, rectangular frame with solid front, rear, and side rails joined and nailed to the legs; three stretchers are joined and nailed to the legs and have a three-board shelf, incurved at front, nailed to their tops; entire exterior surface is painted brown.

Date

1750-1850


Geography


Material/Technique

Pine (top), spruce (back apron, leg)


Dimensions

Overall: 31 3/8 in. x 45 5/8 in. x 19 1/8 in. (79.69 cm x 115.89 cm x 48.58 cm)


Credit

Purchase, 1956


Object Number

W-2105


Colors


Mount Vernon's object research is ongoing and information about this object is subject to change. For information on image use and reproductions, click here.
Buy Tickets What to See Calendar Shop Restaurant Donate Membership
Estate Hours

Open today from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

iconDirections & Parking
buy tickets online & save