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Artist/Maker:William Hawkins (American, b.1807, d.1839), cabinetmaker

Date:1830s

Place:Cincinnati/Ohio/United States

Classification:Furniture

Measurements:75 x 38 x 21 in. (190.5 x 96.5 x 53.3 cm)

Medium:Tiger maple veneer, cherry, poplar and glass

Credit Line:Bequest of Rose Marion Verhage

Department:Decorative Arts

Accession No:1968.460