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Very Fine and Rare Queen Anne Mahogany Drop-Leaf Dining Table, Attributed to John Townsend (1733–1809), Newport, Rhode Island, Circa 1765

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 USD

Very Fine and Rare Queen Anne Mahogany Drop-Leaf Dining Table, Attributed to John Townsend (1733–1809), Newport, Rhode Island, Circa 1765

Very Fine and Rare Queen Anne Mahogany Drop-Leaf Dining Table, Attributed to John Townsend (1733–1809), Newport, Rhode Island, Circa 1765

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 USD

Bid:

4,800

USD

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Very Fine and Rare Queen Anne Mahogany Drop-Leaf Dining Table

Attributed to John Townsend (1733–1809)

Newport, Rhode Island

Circa 1765


Height 28 1/4 in. by Width (closed) 16 7/8 in. by Depth 56 in.; Width (open) 51 in.

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Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Cushing, Dunnington, New Hampshire;
Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, January 21, 1996, sale 6800, lot 1635.
Jane C. Griffin, “Living with Antiques: The Brick House, New Hampshire, Home of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Dunnington,” Magazine Antiques, July 1964,  p. 75