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Card table


Object number

RIF5634

Maker

Maker: attributed to Stephen and Thomas Goddard, ca. 1785 - 1804

Dimensions

Closed: 71.12 x 96.2 x 44.77 cm (28 x 37 7/8 x 17 5/8 in.); Depth (open): 89.54 cm (35 1/4 in.)

Date

1790–1804

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany, mahogany veneer, satinwood, and ivory (primary); maple (hinged and stationary rails); pine (glue blocks and laminates of front and side rails)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

"X," incised twice on interior proper-left front leg and twice on adjacent interior of front rail; "No. ....... / Property of / George Alfred Cluett, Jr.," printed on label affixed to interior of stationary rail; Bernard and S. Dean Levy label, affixed to interior of stationary rail

Style

Federal, Hepplewhite

Provenance

George Alfred Cluett (died 1955), Williamstown, Massachusetts, before 1955. Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., New York, 2012; sold to private collection, 2013

Associated names

George Alfred Cluett
Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

"Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 180, no. 1 (January / February 2013): 1, ill.
Laura Beach, "On the Money and in the Air," Antiques 180, no. 4 (July–August 2013): 48, ill.