Mahogany Sheraton Gentleman's Dressing Table, c. 1810-1820
1982 - mahogany, ivory, mirror, ceramic, glass
H 3 in. | W 2 3/8 in. | D 2 5/8 in.
H 7.62 cm | W 6.033 cm | D 6.668 cm
Gift of the Eloise Kruger Charitable Trust
This style of dressing table was mainly an English design and rarely found in America.
It contains all the necessary accessories for grooming including a wash basin, cologne, shaving cups and slots for hair brushes, ceramic water flask, a lift mirror, and pull-out bidet. Eight drawers to store other personal items feature dovetailing.