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Secretary desk [no illustration]


Object number

RIF4312

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

195.58 x 104.775 x 53.975 cm (77 x 41 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.)

Date

1800–1820

Current location

The Rhode Island Historical Society

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); white pine (secondary)

Style

Neoclassical

Provenance

Dr. Caleb Fiske (1753–1834), Scituate, Rhode Island; by inheritance to Dr. Louisa Paine Tingley (1869–1952), Providence, Rhode Island; given by her to the Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence, 1952

Associated names

Dr. Caleb Fiske
Dr. Louisa Paine Tingley