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Lady's writing table and bookcase


Object number

RIF1760

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker, formerly attributed to John Goddard, 1789?1843

Date

1815–25

Current location

Newport Historical Society

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Sheraton, Federal

Provenance

Newport HIstorical Society, Rhode Island, by 1946

Bibliography

Mabel M. Swan, "The Goddard and Townsend Joiners, Part I," Antiques 49, no. 4 (April 1946): 230, fig. 4.