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From: Wallace Nutting, Furniture of the Pilgrim Century, 1620-1720 (Boston: Marshall Jones Company Publishers, 1921), 376
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Trestle table


Object number

RIF4164

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 63.5 cm (25 in.); Width: 88.9 cm (35 in.)

Date

1690–1720

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Masssachusetts, or made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple (frame); pine (top)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

William and Mary

Provenance

Wallace Nutting (1861–1941), Newburyport, and Framingham, Massachusetts, by 1921

Associated names

Wallace Nutting

Notes

Although this table was found on Cape Cod, the asymmetry of the turned legs suggests it might have been made in Rhode Island.

Bibliography

Wallace Nutting, Furniture of the Pilgrim Century, 1620–1720 (Boston: Marshall Jones Company, 1921), 376, ill.