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High chest of drawers


Object number

RIF6047

Maker

Maker Unknown

Date

1740–60

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Stonington, Connecticut, or possibly made in Westerly, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple (primary); pine (secondary); sycamore (drawer backs)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Morgan Mac Whinne, Southampton, New York, 2014

Associated names

Morgan Macwhinnie

Notes

The drawer sides are tapered, becoming thinner towards the top. The toes of the slipper feet are upturned.