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Tilt-top table


Object number

RIF5850

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 72.39 cm (28 1/2 in.); Diameter, top: 60.96 cm (24 in.)

Date

1770–1790

Current location

Historic Deerfield, Inc.

Geography

Made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple (block)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Historic Deerfield, Inc., Massachusetts

Bibliography

"Antiques at Old Deerfield," Antiques 70, no. 3 (September 1956): 14, ill.
Dean A. Fales, Jr., The Furniture of Historic Deerfield (New York: E. P. Dutton and Company, 1976), 152, fig. 319.