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Walnut Table with Drawer

​Local country Hepplewhite, walnut primary wood table with one drawer and wooden knob, very typical of Wake County or regional origin. Secondary wood - pine.

Object number: 1932.7.1

Dimensions 29-1/4 ” high x 27-1/2” wide x 22-1/4” deep

Estimated age circa 1790.



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie