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High chest of drawers


Object number

RIF797

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

208.28 x 101.6 x 50.8 cm (82 x 40 x 20 in.)

Date

1765–1795

Current location

Preservation Society of Newport County

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. David Stockwell, Wilmington, Delaware; given to the Preservation Society of Newport County, Rhode Island

Associated names

David Stockwell
Mrs. David Stockwell

Bibliography

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., "Newport, A Center of Colonial Cabinetmaking," Antiques 147, no. 4 (April 1995): 554–555, pl. IX.