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Object number

RIF2908

Maker

Maker, formerly attributed to John Goddard, American, 1723–1785
Maker Unknown

Dimensions

26 1/2 34 25 1/4 in. (67.31 86.36 64.14 cm)

Date

1760–90

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple (battens)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

Donald R. Sack, Buck Hill Falls, Pennsylvania, before 1994; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, October 23, 1994, lot 165; sold to Wayne Pratt, Inc., Woodbury, Connecticut; sold to a private collection; consigned to Brunk Auctions, Ashville, North Carolina, February 11–13, 2021, lot 1010

Associated names

Donald R. Sack American Antiques
Sotheby's
Wayne Pratt, Inc.
Brunk Auctions

Construction

Two maple braces secure the top to the frame. Source: Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana (October 23, 1994), lot 165.

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, sale cat. (October 23, 1994), lot 165, ill.