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Stool

Description

Stool, Chippendale Style, with claw and ball feet, carved knees, upholstered with flame stitch embroidery. Rectangular form. Upholstered over seat rails in machine bargello of muted blues, rusts, tans and greens. Four cabriole legs with floral and leaf carved knees and knee brackets with fringed brass studded border with cartouche shapes on knees with leaf from carving flowing out of one end down the leg.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
Late 19th Century
Associated Building
Original to Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Stool
stools (seating furniture)
Accession Number
1966.320
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Woodbury Langdon
GUSN
172661

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