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Footstool

1977.705 (RS117024)

Description

Constructed with cut nails; rectangular top covered with brown leather tacked under overhang; leather is not original; stool with many layers of paint, last coat being brown; boot jack ends joined to straight apron under top; apron rails have curved cut ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1890
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
leather
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
FOOTSTOOL
footstools (stools)
leather
Leather
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
8.5 x 8.875 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.705
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4468

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