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Footstool

Description

Heart-shaped body and shoe-shaped legs; body composed of padded wooden board covered with woven, floarl-patterned textile; finished with thin woven tape and fastened with brass tacks; legs in form of brown button-up high heeled shoes with brass tacks for buttons and gold painted lines for seams.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
"A.EO" (pencil)
Material
brass (alloy)
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
floral patterns
Footstool
footstools (stools)
Heart
pine (wood)
Possibly cotton (textile)
Possibly linen (material)
Shoe
Dimensions
5 1/8 x 10 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6338
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Nylander
GUSN
258271

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