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Footstool

1985.392 (RS118700)

Description

Footstool. Pine, metal, nails (cut), paint. Six-board. Nailed construction throughout. Slightly overhanging top with rounded edges. Side boards have peg feet and half-round cutouts at base of side. Sides painted dull blue; top unfinished.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
metal
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
FOOTSTOOL
footstools (stools)
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
6 1/3 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.392
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25289

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