AN EXCEPTIONAL WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND JOINED GUMWOOD 'FLAT' GATELEG TABLE, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1715
retains its original surface and wrought iron ‘butterfly’ hinges.
Height 27 3/8 in. by Width 18 3/4 in. by Depth 44 in.: 69.5 by 47.6 by 111.8 cm. (closed)
Samuel Smith, New Jersey;
James Barkelew, Monmouth Beach, New Jersey;
Sam Herrup, New York;
Alan Miller, Quakertown, Pennsylvania, July 1993;
Vogel Collection no. 588.
On long term loan at the Allen House, Monmouth County Historical Association.
Charles T. Lyle, “Buildings of the Monmouth County Historical Association,” Magazine Antiques, vol.117, no. 1, January 1980, p. 184, fig. 6;
Peter M. Kenny, “Flat Gates, Draw Bars, Twists, and Urns: New York’s Distinctive, Early Baroque Oval Tables with Falling Leaves,” American Furniture 1994, ed. Luke Beckerdite, (Milwaukee, WI: Chipstone Foundation, 1994), p. 133, no. 13. (discussed).