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Tilt-top table


Object number

RIF615

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 72.39 cm (28 1/2 in.); Diameter, top: 81.28 cm (32 in.)

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

By descent in the Putnam, Pickering, and Bowdoin families, New England, before 1981. Christie's, New York, September 19, 1981, lot 548

Associated names

Putnam family
Pickering family
Bowdoin family
Christie's

Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Fine American Furniture, Silver, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (September 19, 1981), 136, lot 548.