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From: "Cinnamon Hill advertisement" Antiques 140 (Nov. 1991): 703
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High chest of drawers


Object number

RIF1985

Maker

Maker, possibly by Christopher Townsend, 1701–1787
Maker, possibly by Job Townsend, Sr., 1699–1765

Dimensions

69 1/2 38 3/4 21 in. (176.53 98.425 53.34 cm)

Date

1740–60

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Walnut

Marks

"T__NSEND," in graphite, and additional cursive lettering, on underside of upper case

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

Cinnamon Hill, Inc., Franklin, Tennessee, 1991

Associated names

Cinnamon Hill

Bibliography

"Cinnamon Hill Antiques advertisement," Antiques 140, no. 5 (November 1991): 703, ill.