Tilt-top table

Tilt-top table
Title
Tilt-top table
Date 
1876-1900
Medium 
Mahogany
Dimensions 
Overall: 31 x 29 3/4 in. ( 78.7 x 75.6 cm )
Description 
Mahogany Empire style tilt-top table with an American eagle, crossed American flags, and inlaid portraits of George and Martha Washington and General Lafayette on circular top; tripod pedestal base consisting of spiral-turned baluster supported on legs with acanthus-carved knees and claw-and-ball feet on casters.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Fanet Hein Chutjian, in memory of her son, Levon Chutjian
Object Number 
1959.52
Gallery Label 
This table descended through the Hein family, who settled in the vicinity of Albany, New York. It may have been made around the time of the nation's centennial in 1876.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group