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High chest of drawers


Object number

RIF6188

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

86 37 3/4 19 in. (218.44 95.89 48.26 cm)

Date

1765–85

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Cherry (primary), chestnut and pine (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

"Bottom" [?], in chalk, on side of one deep drawer; columns of numbers in chalk, interior back boards, upper case; "X," in chalk, across one joint, back boards of upper case

Style

Chippendale, Queen Anne

Provenance

Marion Antique Auctions, Marion, Massachusetts, November 30, 2013, lot 130

Associated names

Marion Antique Auctions

Bibliography

"3rd Annual Thanksgiving Weekend Auction," http://marionantiqueauctions.com/auction/currentAuction.php (accessed November 30, 2013), lot 130.
"Nonagenarian Dealer's Collections at Marion Auction, November 30," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (November 15, 2013): 28.