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Windsor Stool

1991.1642 (RS21409)

Description

Round top with a padded, hooked seat with worked in wool yarns, with a red and green floral spig at the center on a tan ground enclosed by green leaf-shaped devices, and green wool fringe. It is raised on four splayed rod-turned legs joined by box stretches and grain painted in red and black. The seat cover is on a fine linen ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
graining
hooking
wood (plant material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
graining
Hooked
hooking
Painted
Stool
Windsor stools
Wood
wood (plant material)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
17 1/4 x 11 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1642
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3138

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