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Settee

Description

Rod back settee with bamboo-turned styles, spindles, armrests, arm supports, ten legs and box stretchers. Plank seat with a incised line painted canary yellow.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
hardwood
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
hardwood
Hardwood
multiple-seating furniture
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
SETTEE
settees
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Windsor
Windsor chairs
Dimensions
33 x 80.25 x 17.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1662
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11315

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