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Card table


Object number

RIF4516

Maker

Maker Joseph Rawson and Son, active 1808 - 1826

Dimensions

Height, closed: 70.17 cm (27 5/8 in.); Height, open: 70.168 cm (27 5/8 in.); Width 91.12 cm (35 7/8 in.); Depth, closed: 43.18 cm (17 in.); Depth, open: 86.678 cm (34 1/8 in.)

Date

1808–1815

Current location

Saint Louis Art Museum

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany and mahogany veneer (primary); birch and pine (secondary)

Marks

"Joseph Rawson & Son. / Cabinet and Chair Makers, / NEAR THE THEATRE...SUGAR LANE, / PROVIDENCE, / Rhode Island," printed on paper label glued to inside of hinged rail

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Federal

Provenance

Trump and Company, Flourtown, Pennsylvania, by 1983; sold to the Saint Louis Art Museum, 1983

Associated names

Trump & Co.