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Tilt-top table


Object number

RIF3767

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

69.85 x 81.92 x 81.28 cm (27 1/2 x 32 1/4 x 32 in.)

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple(?) (block)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

"IC," in black paint, on underside of central support

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Joseph Sprain, Philadelphia, 1974. Dr. and Mrs. Chalmers Cornelius III, Haverford, Pennsylvania, 1976; given to La Salle University, Philadelphia; sold before 1999

Associated names

Joseph Sprain
Dr. and Mrs. Chalmers Cornelius III
La Salle University

Bibliography

"Joseph Sprain advertisement," Antiques 105, no. 2 (February 1974): 241, ill.