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Object number

RIF5834

Maker

Maker Unknown

Date

1750–70

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany (primary); chestnut (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

The Stanley Weiss Collection, Providence, Rhode Island, 2010

Associated names

Stanley Weiss Collection

Bibliography

"A Queen Anne Potty Stool on Cabriole Feet in First Surface, probably Rhode Island, c.1760," http://www.tildenthurber.com/stanleyweiss/pages/items4/sw00497r.html (accessed August 27, 2010), sw00497.
Stanley Weiss and Brock Jobe, Fine American Antiques in the Stanley Weiss Collection (Providence, R.I.: Stanley Weiss Collection, 2019), 24, sw00497, ill.