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Decorative Arts

On View: 19th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor
MEDIUM Ebonized chery, marble
  • Possible Place Manufactured: New York, New York, United States
  • DATES ca. 1880
    DIMENSIONS 30 1/2 x 20 1/4 x 28 1/4 in. (77.5 x 51.4 x 71.8 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Unmarked
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view on the 19th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor
    CREDIT LINE Gift of John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Unknown. Table, ca. 1880. Ebonized chery, marble, 30 1/2 x 20 1/4 x 28 1/4 in. (77.5 x 51.4 x 71.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of John D. Rockefeller, Jr., 46.43.3. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 46.43.3_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Marble top occasional table, ebonized with gilt incised decoration, rectangular shape top with canted corners, supported by four turned legs with outward flaring lower section, connected by cross stretchers that support an open urn at center. Condition: good.
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