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Accession number 1962.045
Catalog Number 1962.045.0001
Object Name Table
Description Maple top; heavily grained; strip of wood tongued and grooved onto each end; sides of base are tenoned into legs and doweled through table top; legs are turned below sides and taper toward feet; feet are flat, expanding, and round in shape
Depth (in) 22
Height (in) 23
Width (in) 37.8
Material Wood
Provenance Andrews, Fruits of the Shaker Tree of Life, p. 138-9

"One of our most prized pieces, a low splay-legged table, will always mean Eldress Prudence Stickney; it was standing in a dark passage in a basement buttry or back-room, and with it came her blessing"