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Wagon Bench

1949.963 (RS120059)

Description

A two seated wagon bench that has three rounded and tapered stiles held by two sets of shaped slats. Outer stiles have turned arms and supports. Six round legs and six sets of round dowel stretchers, with two medial stretchers joining the center, front, and rear legs. The bench is stained brown and the seat is woven.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800 -1830
Early 19th Century
Material
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
weaving
Object type
Furniture
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Bench
benches (furniture)
Probably maple (wood)
Probably pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
weaving
Dimensions
26 3/4 x 35 x 15 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.963
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
251772

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