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Chippendale Sofa

1991.121 (RS20896)

Description

Mahogany Chippendale sofa, six square legs, scrolled arms, serpentine crest rail, with stretchers, re-upholstered in gold and ecru fabric, with removable one-piece cushion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cloth
mahogany (wood)
molding (forming)
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
cloth
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Molded
molding (forming)
multiple-seating furniture
Sofa
sofas
Synthetic Fabric
Upholstered
upholstering
Dimensions
37 x 80 x 28 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.121
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2104

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