Rectangular Table with Canted Corners
First Floor - Parlor and Keeping Room
Furniture and Hard Furnishings
Southeastern New England, 1780-1810
Mahogany; 27" h. x 28" w. x 20" d.
An overhanging top with a thumbnail molded edge and canted corners;
four turned and tapered legs ending in offset button feet. Table rails
have a beaded bottom edge.
Note: Canted corners were seldom if ever employed in late 18th century
furniture. There is no way to determine when the canted corners on this
table were cut.