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Object Name: Billiard rack
Date: ca. 1880
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Medium: walnut, metal
Dimensions: Overall: 85 1/4 x 37 1/4 x 12 5/8 in. ( 216.5 x 94.6 x 32.1 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Credit Line: Gift of Frederick and Lucretia Mali
Object Number: 2002.82.1
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Gallery Label:

This billiard rack was originally used at 8 Fifth Avenue in New York City.

Provenance:

by direct descent to Frederick Johnston Mali, great-grandson of John Taylor Johnston, founder and first president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Exhibitions:

"Family Matters: A Century of Family Business in New York," New-York Historical Society, January 29-April 21, 2002.