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Sideboard


Object number

RIF1114

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1790–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany and lightwood veneers (primary); chestnut and pine (secondary)

Style

Hepplewhite

Provenance

Thomas Bailey Aldrich family, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, early twentieth century. F. O. Bailey Antiquarians, Portland, Maine, July 16, 2005. Seth A. Thayer, Northport, Maine, 2006

Associated names

Thomas Bailey Aldrich family
F.O. Bailey Antiquarians
Seth A. Thayer

Construction

The brasses are said to be original.

See also


Bibliography

"Rhode Island Sideboard Tops F. O. Bailey Auction," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (August 5, 2005): 26.
"Seth Thayer American Arts Consulting advertisement," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (August 4, 2006): 182.