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From: Liza and Mike Moses, "Authenticating John Townsend's Later Tables," The Magazine Antiques 119–120, no. 5 (May 1981): 1159, fig. 12
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Dining table


Object number

RIF5572

Maker

Maker: attributed to John Townsend, American, 1732–1809

Dimensions

68.58 x 121.92 x 121.92 cm (27 x 48 x 48 in.)

Date

1770–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

John Walton, Inc., Griswold and Jewett City, Connecticut, 1981

Associated names

John Walton, Inc.

Bibliography

Michael Moses and Liza Moses, "Authenticating John Townsend's Later Tables," Antiques 119, no. 5 (May 1981): 1159, fig. 12–12a.