Chair table

Chair table
Title
Chair table
Date 
1700-1750
Medium 
Pine, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 28 1/2 x 46 x 42 1/2 in. ( 72.4 x 116.8 x 108 cm )
Description 
Painted pine chair table with circular tilting top that lifts up to reveal lidded rectangular storage box with deep cyma-curved skirt; top braced by two cyma-curved battens attached to box by two spindles; trestle base consists of two solid planks shaped with cyma curves below storage area and set into sold feet with rounded ends.
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
1920.96
Gallery Label 
Chair tables were space savers, combining the functions of chair, table, and storage bin.
Provenance 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group