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From: Erik Kyle Gronning and Dennis Andrew Carr, "Early Rhode Island Turning," American Furniture (2005): 9, fig. 19
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Dining table


Object number

RIF5115

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 27 53 1/2 49 1/2 in. (68.58 135.89 125.73 cm) Width, open: 53 1/2 in. (135.89 cm) Depth: 49 1/2 in. (125.73 cm)

Date

1710–40

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Marks

None

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

William and Mary

Provenance

Nathan Liverant and Son, Colchester, Connecticut, 1980

Associated names

Nathan Liverant and Son

Bibliography

"Nathan Liverant and Son advertisement," Antiques 117, no. 2 (February 1980): 298.
Erik Gronning and Dennis Andrew Carr, "Early Rhode Island Turning," American Furniture (2005): 7, 9, fig. 12, 19.
Frances Gruber Safford, American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1. Early Colonial Period, The Seventeenth-Century and William and Mary Styles (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2007), 156n1.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 181n3.