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Sofa

1998.271.1 (RS23434)

Description

Sofa, part of a parlor set. Tri-partite serpentine back and crest rail with grape cluster ornamentation carved on mid-section. Skirt repeats similar shape and detail. Scrolled arms and cabriole legs on casters. Original upholstery of printed wool challis.

Details

Maker
A. G. Manning
Date
1858
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
multiple-seating furniture
Rococo Revival
Sofa
sofas
Walnut
walnut (wood)
People and organizations
A.G. Manning
Dimensions
71 1/2 x 73 x 27 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.271.1
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20014

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