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Hutch table

Object Number: 
1944.203
Date: 
1720-1760
Medium: 
Pine, oak
Dimensions: 
Overall: 25 1/2 x 30 5/8 x 31 1/2 in. ( 64.8 x 77.8 x 80 cm )
Description: 
Hutch table with circular top that lifts up to reveal rectangular storage area; shaped apron at front; top braced by two battens attached to box by two rods; trestle base consists of two solid planks cut in curves below storage area and set into solid feet with rounded ends; rectangular stretcher joining feet.
Gallery Label: 
Hutch tables were space savers, doubling as tables and storage bins. The oak battens and spindles on this example may be later replacements. According to the accession records, this table was purchased by the donor from C. M. Traver Co.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group