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Breakfast table

Object Number: 
1941.1028
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Mahogany; pine, poplar
Dimensions: 
Overall: 27 7/8 x 38 1/8 x 25 1/2 in. ( 70.8 x 96.8 x 64.8 cm )
Description: 
Mahogany Empire breakfast table with 2 D-shaped drop leaves; plain apron with a drawer on one side with turned drops below; raised on four turned columns above a horizontal base with incurving sides supported on four scrolling, hairy paw feet with casters.
Gallery Label: 
The donor, Adelaide Milton de Groot, inherited this breakfast table from her mother, Elizabeth King Hawley, who inherited it from her parents, Lt. Gov. Charles M. Hawley and Mary Stiles Holly.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Adelaide Milton de Groot
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group