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Backstool


Object number

RIF5022

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

35 1/2 22 19 1/2 in. (90.17 55.88 49.53 cm)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

The Henry Ford

Geography

Possibly made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York; sold to The Henry Ford, Dearborn, Michigan, 1963

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Helen Comstock, American Furniture: Seventeenth, Eighteenth, and Nineteenth Century Styles (New York: Viking Press, 1962), fig. 502.