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1559

PROPERTY OF A PROMINENT PRIVATE CONNECTICUT COLLECTOR

RARE CHIPPENDALE SIX-LEG MAHOGANY DROP-LEAF DINING TABLE, ATTRIBUTED TO BENJAMIN FROTHINGHAM, JR. (1734-1809), CHARLESTOWN, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1770
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
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1559

PROPERTY OF A PROMINENT PRIVATE CONNECTICUT COLLECTOR

RARE CHIPPENDALE SIX-LEG MAHOGANY DROP-LEAF DINING TABLE, ATTRIBUTED TO BENJAMIN FROTHINGHAM, JR. (1734-1809), CHARLESTOWN, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1770
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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RARE CHIPPENDALE SIX-LEG MAHOGANY DROP-LEAF DINING TABLE, ATTRIBUTED TO BENJAMIN FROTHINGHAM, JR. (1734-1809), CHARLESTOWN, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1770
top replaced and one leg with repairs.
Height 28 1/4 in. by Width 20 3/4 in. by Depth 61 in.
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Provenance

Frank Hancock, the grand-nephew of John Hancock (1737-1793);
Waldo Adams (1836-1892);
Clara Adams, daughter;
Waldo Kennard (1876-1947), son;
Alice Fraser, niece.

Catalogue Note

A nearly identical table base labeled by Benjamin Frothingham is in the collection of Winterhur Museum (see Nancy E. Richards and Nancy Goyne Evans, New England Furniture at Winterthur: Queen Anne and Chippendale Periods, (Winterthur, DE: Winterthur Museum, 1997), no. 137, pp. 262-3).

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