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History of ownership: Early history unknown; by 1990, with Peter Hill, Inc. (dealer), East Lempster, New Hampshire; 1990, purchased by the MFA with funds provided by the Estate of Richard Bruce E. LaCont

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Richard E. Lacont

about 1880

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

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Medium or Technique

Ebonized cherry, light-wood marquetry, gilt striping; reproduction upholstery




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