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Tea table


Object number

RIF6331

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

26 1/4 31 3/4 19 1/2 in. (66.68 80.65 49.53 cm)

Date

1750–70

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); pine (glue blocks)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

"I," "II," "III," and "IIII," incised, on interior rails near two of the corners; smaller Roman numerals are later

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

A New England gentleman; consigned to Christie's, New York, January 20, 2017, lot 586

Associated names

Christie's

Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Folk Art, and Silver, sale cat. (January 20, 2017), 69, lot 586, ill.