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Tea table


Object number

RIF882

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1740–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Providence, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Previously owned by Benjamin Pitman (1728–1814), Providence, Rhode Island; by descent in his family. G. K. S. Bush, Inc., Washington, D.C., 1987

Associated names

Benjamin Pitman
G. K. S. Bush, Inc.

Bibliography

"G. K. S. Bush, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 132, no. 6 (December 1987): 1164, ill.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 213n1.