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Dressing table

About 1700–20


Object Place: New England, probably Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 78.7 x 86.4 x 54.6 cm (31 x 34 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

68.304

Medium or Technique

Walnut, walnut veneer, pine, possibly oak

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Inscription

Stamped in blue ink, interior of left drawer: " . . . G. . . . ABRAHAM / Furniture Dealer, / . . . ST. JAMAICA PLAIN"

Provenance

Early history unknown; inscription suggests it was inthe inventory of an antiques dealer named G. Abraham, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts; gift of Miss Marguerite Souther, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts (Accession Date June 12, 1968)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marguerite Souther