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Sofa

1977.206 (RS116446)

Description

Sofa with serpentine front and slightly scrolled arms at ends. Shaped crest on back continues to arm supports. Bulbous veneered feet with scored "c" scrolls opposing each other on each foot; fitted with casters.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845 -1865
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Empire
Empire (style)
French Restoration
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
multiple-seating furniture
Pine
pine (wood)
Sofa
sofas
Veneered
veneering
Dimensions
36 7/8 x 83 x 27 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.206
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3859

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