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Joint stool

Description

Rectangular top w/ thumbnail molded edge. Skirt carved quite shallowly w/ lunettes interspersed w/ floral motifs. Pegged mortise and tenon joints. Slightly canted turned legs have urns w/ incised rings topped by reels. Blocks at tops of legs. Blocks form feet. Rectangular stretchers w/ shadow molding on exterior faces.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
""Made in England"" impressed in bottom of side rail.
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
oak (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
joint stools
Oak
oak (wood)
Seventeenth Century
STOOL
Dimensions
19.5 x 23.875 x 10.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1336
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26144

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