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Sofa

1973.339 (RS24523)

Description

Sofa. Carved eagle heads flank each side of rectangular back: scrolled arms with palmette carving; bloack haircloth upholstery with decorative brass nailhead border. Rests on wing-carved supports above paw feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Used At Smith Tavern.
Material
horsehair
mahogany (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
horsehair
Horsehair
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
multiple-seating furniture
Sofa
sofas
Veneered
veneering
Dimensions
34 x 78 1/4 x 22 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1973.339
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
48878

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