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Dressing glass


Object number

RIF6557

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

24 1/2 17 1/4 10 1/4 in. (62.2 43.8 26 cm)

Date

1755–1775

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); yellow poplar (drawer linings); pine (case backboard)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

"A," "B," and "C," in chalk, on exterior drawer backs

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Private collection; consigned to Northeast Auctions, Hampton and Portsmouth, New Hampshire (sale held Portsmouth), August 18–19, 2018, lot 598

Associated names

Northeast Auctions

Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Hampton and Portsmouth, N.H., Summer Weekend Auction, sale cat. (August 18–19, 2018), 66, lot 598, ill.