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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF3865

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 41 in. (104.14 cm) Width: 38 5/8 in. (98.108 cm) Writing Height: 41 in. (104.14 cm)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

By descent in the Hodgekiss family, Jamestown, Rhode Island; by descent in the Watson family, Jamestown. Philip H. Bradley Co., Downingtown, Pennsylvania, 2002

Associated names

Hodgekiss Family
Watson Family
Philip H. Bradley Co.

Bibliography

"Philip H. Bradley Co., advertisement," Antiques 161, no. 3 (March 20 2002): no. 10, ill.