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Pembroke table


Object number

RIF1545

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 71.12 cm (28 in.); Width, open: 93.98 cm (37 in.); Width, closed: 48.26 cm (19 in.); Depth: 74.93 cm (29 1/2 in.)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

A 1913 family history in the drawer reads in part "This Pembroke table was given to my grandmother Bartlett when she was a child. She was born Nov. 27, 1765. Sarah Frances Bartlett."

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

"Grandmother Bartlett" (born 1765); by descent to her granddaughter, Sarah Frances Bartlett (born probably 1874), Warwick, Rhode Island, by 1913. Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1967

Associated names

Sarah Frances Bartlett
Israel Sack, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 2, p. 394, no. 993, ill.
Albert Sack, The New Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1993), 269, ill.