Mahogany; oak, poplar
closed: 29 5/8 x 36 x 19 1/2 in. ( 75.2 x 91.4 x 49.5 cm )
Mahogany Empire card table; square pivot top with rounded corners, veneered border, and band of veneer surrounding edge; halves of top joined by two leaf-edge tenons; apron with figured mahogany veneer and rectangular panels of light wood (possibly maple) veneer wrapping around the corners; raised on four turned and carved legs above a horizontal base with incurving sides supported on four scrolling paw feet with casters.
Purchase, Abbott-Lenox Fund
According to the accession records, this table, which once belonged to Eliza Livingston Lynde (1808-1864), was purchased by the Society from Knickerbocker Antiques in 1979.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.