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Roman Chair

1971.2135 (RS85463)

Description

Continuous scroll-shaped seat and back, turned and carved front legs; egg carved rails and stiles; tufted plush with needlework band; original upholstery.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1875
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
needlepoint (needleworking)
plush
tufting
upholstering
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
needlepoint (needleworking)
Needlework
Plush
plush
Renaissance Revival
Tufted
tufting
Upholstered
upholstering
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
35.25 x 22 x 30 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.2135
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48695

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