Early Tavern Table - Sold
Rhode Island, circa 1720-1740 - Sold
Maple, white oak, white pine, original knob, 27¾ x 39 x 25 inches
Distinctive turnings, manner of drawer construction (with single large dovetails), and original turned knob place it within an important group of early Rhode Island tables discussed in Gronning and Carr, "Early Rhode Island Turning", American Furniture (Chipstone Foundation 2005), pp. 2-21. Additional provenance information available upon request.