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Worktable

Inscription

Stenciled label in bottom of each drawer: "RUFUS PIERCE / Furniture / Ware-House / No. 17 Market St. / BOSTON" Bottom of bottom drawer inscribed "DEARBORN" (probably modern)

Provenance

1828, bought September 18,by Miss Fisher, for $10.50, 1984, purchased from H. Grossman, 51 Charles Street, Boston, Mass. (Accession Date April 11, 1984)

Credit Line

William E. Nickerson Fund

1828

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1984.173

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, mahogany veneer, white pine, brass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Tables, Stands, and Screens