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

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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Isaiah Muse, American, 1919 - 2012  Search this
metal and glass
23 x 22 x 22 in. (58.4 x 55.9 x 55.9 cm)
cocktail lounges
tables (support furniture)
Place used:
South Shore, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
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.
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
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Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture