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High chest of drawers


Object number

RIF3278

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker: possibly Christopher Townsend, 1701-1787

Dimensions

181.61 x 96.52 x 50.165 cm (71 1/2 x 38 x 19 3/4 in.)

Date

1750–1770

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Sotheby's, New York, New York, June 26–27, 1991, lot 365

Associated names

Sotheby's

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Fine Americana, sale cat. (June 26–27, 1991), lot 365, ill.