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From "Kenneth and Paulette Tuttle advertisement," Antiques 130 (July 1986): 58
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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF554

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

42 1/2 x 38 1/2 in. (107.95 x 97.79 cm) Height, writing: 30 in. (76.2 cm)

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Kenneth and Paulette Tuttle, Gardiner, Maine, 1986

Associated names

Kenneth E. Tuttle Antiques
Paulette Tuttle

Bibliography

"Kenneth and Paulette Tuttle advertisement," Antiques 130, no. 1 (July 1986): 58.
John Bivins, The Furniture of Coastal North Carolina: 1700–1820 (Winston-Salem, N.C.: Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, 1988), p.186, footnote 8; Notes to pages 94-190, Chapter 5, footnote 8.