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Provenance

Early history unknown; acquired later by Charles H. Batchelder, Portsmouth, New Hampshire; purchased by the Museum at Sotheby's, New York, sale 5599, October 25, 1986, lot 278.

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph P. and Anne Pellegrino

about 1670

Object Place

Marblehead, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 81.3 x 82.6 x 52.1 cm (32 x 32 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1986.583

Medium or Technique

Oak

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes