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Object ID # 1969.030.006
Object Name Table, Parlor
Title Parlour Table
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Date c. 1910s?
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1920
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Small, square-shaped, dark-finished wooden table with four curved legs and lower shelf, perhaps 1910s or 1920s? Like the top, the smaller shelf is squarish and plain.
Function: A table intended to be kept in a parlour area and used to display or support one or two objects at the most. It would also have its top covered with a square cloth or doily (a fringe would hang over the table edges).
Provenance Probably used at "Bothwell's Manor", a 19th-century Victorian farm house owned by George Bothwell adn located on the north side of Highway 26 near Hatton's Corners [in the former Sydenham Township Grey County]. This location is just east of Owen Sound, Grey County.
Passed down to Gordon and Viola Bothwell.
Collection Furniture, 20th-c Collection
Material Wood/Stain
Found Sydenham Township (formerly), Municipality of Meaford, Grey County
People Bothwell, George
Bothwell, Viola