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What is this?

Eight-legged table with a frieze of conjoined demi-lune swags of wood under the round table top resting on the legs. The table top is centered by a square of iridescent yellow glass tiles surrounded by striated grained veneered wood panels.

This is a table from Austria. It is dated ca. 1910 and we acquired it in 2005. Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund.

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Its medium is

carved and veneered mahogany, molded and iridized glass, sheet brass

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 63.5 x 81.3 cm (25 x 32 in.)

This object has been tagged:

This object was made by Loetz-Witwe and Freidrich Otto Schmidt and designed by Adolf Loos

This object was fund: General Acquisitions Endowment and purchased from Rita Bucheit, Ltd.

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