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Sideboard


Object number

RIF4635

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker: formerly attributed to Thomas Howard, Jr., 1774–1833
Alternate spelling(s): Thomas Howard

Dimensions

96.838 x 114.3 x 51.435 cm (38 1/8 x 45 x 20 1/4 in.)

Date

1795–1810

Current location

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Virginia

Geography

Probably made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (top and legs), mahogany veneered on white pine (other surfaces); white pine (frame), yellow poplar (drawer sides, back and bottom), and chestnut (blocks beneath the drawers)

Style

Federal

Provenance

John S. Walton, Inc., New York; sold to Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Virginia, 1971

Associated names

John S. Walton, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Barry A. Greenlaw, New England Furniture at Williamsburg (Williamsburg, Va.: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Virginia, 1974), 130–131, no. 111, ill.