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Foot Stool

1977.760 (RS117075)

Description

Overhanging rectangular top nailed boot jack; ends with ogee arch cutout forming legs; ends narrower at waist and flaring at top and at foot; straight apron nailed at angle to conform to waist of leg end; painted black underneath top; stripped on all visible part; one leg end is half replaced having been cut at point of arch; what appear to be original feet are beveled on inside of ogee arch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1775
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
STOOL
stools (seating furniture)
Dimensions
7 x 8.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.760
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4553

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