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Settee

2006.29.1 (RS5351)

Description

Maple frame and cotton upholstery; slat back, four turned arm supports for each arm; rounded handholds; bulbous stiles; flat rectangular seat; four turned peg legs; four cushions with cotton upholstery of red ground, white, brown and blue foliate design and alternating medallions depicting a rooster and a woman churning butter; matching dust ruffle.

Details

Maker
O'Hearn Manufacturing Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1954
Inscriptions
Seat rail: "O'Hearn / CAR / MAPLE / TRADE MARK"

Tag: "DO NOT REMOVE THIS TAG / UNDER PENALTY OF LAW / ALL NEW MATERIAL CONSISTING OF / BODY / BACK CUSHION ( ) / 100% COTTON FELT / INNER SPRING UNIT / Reg. No. Conn. 286 (Mass.) / This article is made in / compliance with an Act / of the Dist. of Columbia / approved July 3, 1926; / Kansas approved March / 1923; Miss approved / April 24, 1929; N. J. / revised statutes 26; / 10-6 to 18 La. Act / 467 - 1948 / CERTIFICATION / IS MADE THAT / THE MATERIALS / IN THIS ARTICLE / ARE DESCRIBED / IN ACCORDANCE / WITH LAW. / MADE BY / O'HEARN MFG. CO. INC. / 525 PARKER ST. GARDNER, MASS. / DATE OF DELIVERY" (Stamped / Manufacturing Tag)
Location of origin
Gardner, Massachusetts; Meredith, New Hampshire
Material
cotton (textile)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
folk art (traditional art)
maple (wood)
multiple-seating furniture
Settee
settees
People and organizations
Gahan, Frances Ursela
Dimensions
33 x 47 x 36 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.29.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Solz
GUSN
103285
Related Items
Title 4 Accession number 2006.9.2

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