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From: Helen Comstock, "The Collection of Dr. William S. Serri," Antiques (March 1957): 259
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Three-tiered dumb-waiter


Object number

RIF2412

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1765–1775

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in, formerly said to have been made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Luke Vincent Lockwood (1872–1951), Greenwich, Connecticut, 1901. Dr. William S. Serri (1911–1995), Merchantville, New Jersey, 1957

Associated names

Dr. William S. Serri
Luke Vincent Lockwood

Bibliography

Luke Vincent Lockwood, Colonial Furniture in America, 3rd ed., 2 vols. (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926), vol. 2, pp. 218–219, fig. 753.
Helen Comstock, "The Collection of Dr. William S. Serri," Antiques 71, no. 3 (March 1957): 259, fig. 22.