Sofa Table, later 1830s
Attributed to D[uncan] Phyfe and Sons (active 1837–40), New York
Mahogany, with gilt brass castors
29 7/8 in. high, 24 in. wide, 36 3/4 in. long; 56 1/8 in. long (with both leaves extended)
Although drop-leaf tables of all sizes were an important staple of cabinetmaking establishments during the Neo-Classical period in the United States, sofa tables, which were originally used in front of a sofa, were only rarely produced.