Card table

Object Number: 
X.528
Date: 
1795-1805
Medium: 
Mahogany, satinwood, white pine, oak, textile
Dimensions: 
closed: 29 1/4 x 39 x 19 5/8 in. ( 74.3 x 99.1 x 49.8 cm )
Description: 
Mahogany Federal card table with satinwood inlay; circular top with an inlaid fan in the center placed within a larger fan of contrasting wood, with halves joined by a single leaf-edge tenon; edges of top with veneer banding; table top with magenta felt lining with stamped leather border (not original); apron with inlaid border at lower edge and three inlaid rectangles separated by oval paterae above four front legs, which are tapered and have bellflower inlay, sabots, and casters; fifth leg (a fly leg) without bellflower inlay.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Goodhue Livingston
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group