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Sofa

2013.24.1 (RS202792)

Description

Sofa with straight back and tubular crest rail with carved floret finials. Cylidrical arms contain drawers with exterior upholstery and wooden knob pulls. Feet carved with Ionic scrolls, rosettes, and acanthus leaves. Brass castors.

Details

Maker
Hancock, William, 1794- (Furniture maker)
Date
1826-1826
Location of origin
MA, United States
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
mahogany (wood)
multiple-seating furniture
Neoclassical
Sofa
sofas
Dimensions
32 x 84 1/2 x 27 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2013.24.1
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
273902

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