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Joint stool


Object number

RIF446

Maker

Maker Unknown

Date

1690–1710

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Pine (turnings); maple(?) (rails)

Style

William and Mary

Provenance

Probably by descent in the Tew family, Newport, Rhode Island

Associated names

Tew Family

Construction

The top has been replaced.

Bibliography

Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 181n2.