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From: Wallace Nutting, Furniture Treasury (New York: The MacMillan Company, 1963), cat. no. 28
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Chest


Object number

RIF3953

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

85.09 x 116.21 x 50.17 cm (33 1/2 x 45 3/4 x 19 3/4 in.)

Date

1675–1685

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Warren, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Oak

Style

Jacobean

Provenance

Henry Wood Erving (1851–1941), Hartford, Connecticut, before 1921

Associated names

Henry Wood Erving

Notes

This chest is related to RIF2088.

See also


Bibliography

Wallace Nutting, Furniture of the Pilgrim Century, 1620–1720 (Boston: Marshall Jones Company, 1921), 23, ill.
Wallace Nutting, Furniture Treasury (New York: MacMillan Company, 1963), no. 28, ill.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 12–13, 146, 148, 149n3, fig. 3.