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Stand


Object number

RIF1722

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 75.57 cm (29 3/4 in.); Diameter, top: 47.31 cm (18 5/8 in.)

Date

1760–1800

Current location

The Henry Ford

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple (upper portion of shaft)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

The Henry Ford, Dearborn, Michigan, by 1962

Bibliography

Helen Comstock, American Furniture: Seventeenth, Eighteenth, and Nineteenth Century Styles (New York: Viking Press, 1962), 173, fig. 354.
Robert Bishop, How to Know American Antique Furniture (New York: E. P. Dutton, 1973), 74, fig. 84.