table, tripod

furniture maker: unknown;  furniture maker: William Johnston (Australian, b.1911, d.1986); 

circa 1790-1800
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Description
tripod table, octagonal topped with crossbanded rim and cabriole legs. The top and bottom have been married together, perhaps by William Johnston. The two stretchers under the table top have no real function. The top may have been a tilt top table. The table top could possibly be Regency but it could also be a lot later due to the depth of the cross banding being so thin. Usually Regency cross banding is about 2 mm deep. The turned column and three splay legs appears to be Georgian. (Michael Garwood, conservator, 11 / 08 / 08)
Maker and role
furniture maker: unknown
furniture maker: William Johnston (Australian, b.1911, d.1986)
Production place
England
Production date
circa 1790-1800
Media description
Rosewood
Measurements
706 x dia 402 mm
Measurement details
height: 706mm
width: 402mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A0083

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