An abacus is denoted primarily a square tablet of any description, and was hence employed in the following…
A decorative arm chair with a desk.
"The Backgammon Table" — Chambers' Encyclopedia, 1875
"Backgammon, a game played by two persons upon a table or board made for the purpose, with pieces or…
"The Roman people reclined at their meals. On each couch there were commonly three persons. They lay…
Bed and table at Pompeii (from wall painting).
Boy reading at table.
"The loaves of the ancients were generally circular, and more or less flat. The following cut represents…
A homemade buffet made from an old kitchen table.
An illustration of a butter-worker.
The Renaissance candelabrum capital is made out of marble and terminates with a plate or table on top.…
The Roman candelabrum capital is made out of marble and terminates with a plate or table on top.
A cartoon of three people, two men and one woman, sitting at a table.
An illustration of a group of people surrounding a casino table.
This is a stationary chair attached to a desk.
"The game of chess, or draughts."
Children at a table
An illustration of a group of children sitting at a table.
A maid feeding young children. The boy drinks from a cup and is watched by a dog. The maid holds a spoon…
A table leg designed by Thomas Chippendale. This table leg has a "cabriole" style.
A table leg designed by Thomas Chippendale. The table leg has a taper leg style.
A table leg designed by Thomas Chippendale. This table leg has a "cabriole" leg style.
A cliff is a slope perpendicular to a raised section of land.
A luxurious couch used during the era of the Roman Empire.
The table and chair used at the signing of the Declaration of Independence.
An old-fashioned desk.
A table with a sloping top.
A desk is a piece of furniture similar to a table and often used in an office setting for reading, writing,…
A piece of furniture with a writing surface and usually drawers or other compartments.
This prayer desk is used for private prayer. It is more prevalent in European churches.
This writing table is designed in a French style. It is inlaid with tulip wood in flowers and scrolls.
The diamond is cut to show the stone's brilliance, creating different parts to the cut: table, crown,…
"The 'Byron' dining room. Georgian furniture. —Kinne, 1920
An illustration of two men and a woman sitting at a table eating dinner.
A man signing a document with another man overseeing it.
Albrecht Meyer on right sketches plants for the De Historia Stirpium published in 1542. Heinrich Füllmaurer,…
"The Russians drink more tea perhaps than any other people. The tea is served in glass tumblers, with…
"So the king and Haman came to banquet with Esther the queen." Esther 7:1 ASV King Xerxes and Esther…
An extra large and heavy extension table. Made of oak, richly carved and polished.
A man is sitting at a table with a falcon resting on his left arm. He raises his right hand toward the…
A man sits at a table mourning the death of a falcon.
An illustration of a family, consisting of a father, mother and child, sitting around a table.
An illustration of a family sitting around a table.
An illustration of a family reading a newspaper together around the table.
A family sitting around the table with children on the floor and in the parent's lap.
Fiddler at a table
"Why no one should spit on floors or sidewalks and why flies should be kept away from food." —Davison,…
"There were on the breakfast table only a cornstarch pudding, a puny corn-ball, a muffin, some dandelions,…
Girl ironing on a table in silhouette.
An illustration of a young girl placing books in a pile on a table.
A young girl playing store with a simple table made of barrels and a plank of wood.
An illustration of a girl playing with a cat on top of a table and kittens playing underneath.
Girls eating apples.
A group of ancient Greek around a stone table.
The engraved illustration of The Grief of Hannah, from the Cologne bible.
An illustration of a group of men and women sitting around table.
A side-table designed by George Hepplewhite.
An illustration of a king and queen sitting the head of a large table surrounded by people.
"Part of Lapidary's Mill. A, upper summer (cut through); B, lower summer (cut through); C, spindle;…
The table on which General Lee signed the surrender.