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Dressing glass


Object number

RIF963

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

55.88 x 34.29 x 22.86cm (22 x 13 1/2 x 9in.)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); yellow poplar, chestnut, white pine (secondary)

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

By descent in the Cotton family, Cotton Court, Newport, Rhode Island. Jerome Blum, Lisbon, Connecticut, 1978

Associated names

Jerome Blum, Antiques
Cotton family

Bibliography

"Jerome Blum advertisement," Antiques 113, no. 6 (June 1978): 1222, ill.