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Card table


Object number

RIF4516

Maker

Maker Joseph Rawson and Son, active 1808 - 1826

Dimensions

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

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.