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Pipe box


Object number

RIF6481

Maker

Maker Nathaniel Heath, 1746?1829

Dimensions

21 5 1/4 4 1/2 in. (53.34 13.34 11.43 cm)

Date

1710–50

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Barrington, Rhode Island
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Medium

Pine

Marks

"Nathaniel Heath," inscribed on back of box

Inscriptions

"Barrington, April 21st this day, the pipebox of Nathaniel Heath, my father," inscribed on back of box

Style

Vernacular

Provenance

Marguerite Riordan, Stonington, Connecticut, 2004

Associated names

Marguerite Riordan