Newport, circa 1770, dense figured solid mahogany top with drop leaves, set on fluted square legs, rosehead nail construction, sits on modern removable risers that create the effect of Marlboro feet, 28 (29-1/4 with the modern risers) x 21-3/4 x 60-1/4 in.
Note: Illustrated in American Antiques From The Israel Sack Collection, vol. 4, pg. 891, plate P3600.
Provenance: Israel Sack, New York, purchased 1980; Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Hennage; Property Deaccessioned by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation from the Joseph and June Hennage Collection; all proceeds to benefit the Joseph and June Hennage Collection Acquisition Fund
excellent condition overall, break and repair at top of one leg at joint with gate, typical very minor cracks and checking, original hinges (two lacking half of hinge), typical minor wear at legs and other scattered minor flaws