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Sewing Table

Maker:
James X. Smith (1806–1888)
Date:
1843
Geography:
Made in New Lebanon, New York, United States
Culture:
American, Shaker
Medium:
Cherry, butternut, pine, basswood, sycamore, maple
Dimensions:
28 x 32 1/2 x 23 1/2 in. (71.1 x 82.6 x 59.7 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Friends of the American Wing Fund, 1966
Accession Number:
66.10.18
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: stamped along the front dovetail joint on the third drawer from the bottom: 1843; stamped along the opposite dovetail joint on the third drawer from the bottom: JAS. X. SMITH / NEW LEBANON / N.Y.
Faith and Edward Deming Andrews, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, until 1966
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