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Chair Seat Cover

Description

Floral hooked chair seat cover, worked in fabric on burlap of horseshoe form; the brown ground with beige architectrual scrolls at center flanked by flower and leaf decoration in red, orange, yellow and green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
burlap
cotton (textile)
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
chairs (furniture forms)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
COVER, CHAIR SEAT
covers (overlying objects)
Hooked
hooking
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
14 x 12.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1454
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2974

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