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Serving table


Object number

RIF1669

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker, attributed to John Townsend, American, 1732/33?1809

Dimensions

29 1/4 35 19 in. (74.295 88.9 48.26 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Preservation Society of Newport County

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); pine (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, before 1965; sold to the Preservation Society of Newport County, Rhode Island, by 1965

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Joseph K. Ott, The John Brown House Loan Exhibition of Rhode Island Furniture, exh. cat. (Providence: The Rhode Island Historical Society, 1965), 56–57, no. 42, ill.