Two-part dining table
Mahogany, poplar, brass
Each (section): 29 x 56 x 29 in. (73.7 x 142.2 x 73.7 cm)
Mahogany Federal dining table in two half-circular sections, each with a rectangular leaf attached; each section supported on a pedestal base with four reeded sabre legs terminating in brass paw feet with casters.
According to the accession records, this table belonged to Israel Corse (1769-1842), great-grandfather of the donor. It may have been acquired at the time of his marriage in 1810 to Abigail Doty.
Gift of Mrs. Francis Parsons Webb
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.