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Dining table


Object number

RIF5047

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

27 1/2 37 3/4 45 1/2 in. (69.85 95.89 115.57 cm); Width, open: 46 in. (116.84 cm)

Date

1750–65

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple, pine, and yellow poplar (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

The Henry Ford, Dearborn, Michigan, by 1973; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 16–17, 1999, lot 648

Associated names

The Henry Ford
Sotheby's

Bibliography

Robert Bishop, How to Know American Antique Furniture (New York: E. P. Dutton, 1973), 74, fig. 83.
Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, Furniture, and Folk Art, sale cat. (January 16–17, 1999), 166–67, lot 648, ill.