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From: Walter A. Dyer, "John Goddard and His Block-Fronts," Antiques 5 (May 1922): 206
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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF456

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker: possibly Thomas Goddard, 1765–1858

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1790–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Unknown

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Hepplewhite

Provenance

Mrs. William W. Covell, Newport, Rhode Island, by 1922

Associated names

Mrs. William W. Covell

Bibliography

Walter A. Dyer, "John Goddard and His Block Fronts," Antiques 1, no. 5 (May 1922): 206, fig. 11.
Northeast Auctions, Hampton and Portsmouth, N.H., Important Americana, sale cat. (March 1–2, 2003), 59, lot 470.