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High chest of drawers


Object number

RIF797

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

82 40 20 in. (208.28 101.6 50.8 cm)

Date

1765–95

Current location

Preservation Society of Newport County

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. David Stockwell, Wilmington, Delaware; given to the Preservation Society of Newport County, Rhode Island

Associated names

David Stockwell
Mrs. David Stockwell

Bibliography

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., "Newport, A Center of Colonial Cabinetmaking," Antiques 147, no. 4 (April 1995): 554–555, pl. IX.