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Object number

RIF3689

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 76.835 cm (30 1/4 in.); Width, top: 88.9 cm (35 in.); Width, case: 81.28 cm (32 in.); Depth: 53.975 cm (21 1/4 in.)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

John Howland Ricketson III (1902–1986), Buzzard's Bay, Massachusetts; consigned to Northeast Auctions, Hampton, New Hampshire (sale held Manchester, New Hampshire), May 29, 1993, lot

Associated names

John Howland Ricketson III
Northeast Auctions

Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Hampton, N.H., The Collection of John Howland Ricketson III, sale cat. (May 29, 1993), 29, lot 81, ill.