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Tilt-top table


Object number

RIF244

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 69.215cm (27 1/4in.); Diameter, top: 81.915cm (32 1/4in.)

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Christie's, New York, October 18, 1996, lot 127

Associated names

Christie's

Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (October 18, 1996), 71, lot 127, ill.