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Center table

ca. 1850

A tropical hard wood, marble

30 × 35 1/2 in. (76.2 × 90.17 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Melville Chapin
2007.166.1
Geography: 
Made in China
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Mr. and Mrs. William Converse Chick, Boston, Massachusetts; by gift to Liz Ann Chapin, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2007–June 30, 2008,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008): 173.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.