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Side table with glass top from Muse Bar, the home bar of Isaiah Muse

Catalog Data

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Isaiah Muse, American, 1919 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
metal and glass
Dimensions:
23 x 22 x 22 in. (58.4 x 55.9 x 55.9 cm)
Type:
cocktail lounges
tables (support furniture)
Place used:
South Shore, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Description:
A side table consisting of a metal base (.1a) and a detachable glass top (.1b). The table has four (4) legs with a bi-color finish, black in the middle of each leg, and brass at the top and bottom. The four legs connect into a square by four (4) stretchers attached at the top and another four (4) attached at the bottom. Each of the table legs has a foot that tapers and curves outward. The glass top is a flat, unembellished square piece of glass with curved corners.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black interiors  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Cassandra Fay Smith
Object number:
2011.101.6.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Furnishings, Housewares, and D├ęcor
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd509e55293-952c-4c80-b9c5-a12dfabf74f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.101.6.1ab