Featuring a richly grained, dense mahogany top with pronounced overhang, this table exemplifies the New England aesthetic of the late eighteenth century. For similar examples, see Christopher P. Monkhouse and Thomas S. Michie, American Furniture at Pendleton House (Newport, 1986), p. 135, fig. 72; Israel Sack, Inc., American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, vol. IV, p. 1044, P3880 and vol. VIII, p. 2303, P5732.