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Dining table


Object number

RIF3494

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Closed: 28 19 48 in. (71.12 48.26 121.92 cm) Width, open: 62 1/2 in. (158.75 cm)

Date

1760–80

Current location

Unknown

Geography

formerly said to have been made in, Probably made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

Major General John Adams Dix (1798–1879), New York. Sotheby's, New York, January 18–19, 2001, lot 812

Associated names

Sotheby's
Major General John Adams Dix

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana Including Silver, Prints, Folk Art, Furniture, and Property Formerly in the Estate of Ulysses S. Grant, sale cat. (January 18–19, 2001), 314, lot 812, ill.