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Settee

1966.117 (RS193703)

Description

Settee. Mahogany, twentieth-century cotton and velvet upholstery. Shield-shaped upholstered back; closed arm supports; padded arms; brass nail trim. Rests on stop fluted legs.

Details

Maker
Possibly Hains, Adam, 1768-1820 + (Furniture worker)
Possibly Bertault, George, 1793 (Upholsterer)
Date
1793-1797
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original To Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
horsehair
mahogany (wood)
upholstery
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
Federal
horsehair
mahogany (wood)
Settee
settees
upholstery
People and organizations
Lyman, Thomas
Dimensions
36 x 38 x 28 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.117
Credit Line
Gift of the children of Arthur and Susan Cabot Lyman
GUSN
40849
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