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Drop-leaf Dining Table

Date:
1795–1810
Geography:
Made in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany, tulip poplar, white pine, sycamore
Dimensions:
28 1/2 x 47 7/8 x 39 1/4 in. (72.4 x 121.6 x 99.7 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.13.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 724
This dining table consists of two demi-lune sections, each with a hinged leg to support a rectangular drop leaf. When fully assembled, the table could comfortably accommodate eight chairs.
Collings and Collings, New York, until 1919
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