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Sofa

1982.40 (RS24522)

Description

Sofa. Mahogany, chestnut, veneered. Urn-shaped arms; straight front rail; heavy, turned feet; shaped crest rail; red cut-velvet upholstery. Rests on short ring-turned legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Material
chestnut (wood)
mahogany (wood)
upholstering
veneering
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chestnut
chestnut (wood)
Empire
Empire (style)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
multiple-seating furniture
Sofa
sofas
Upholstered
upholstering
Veneered
veneering
Dimensions
34 1/2 x 81 1/2 x 23 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.40
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Clarke Bowser
GUSN
50081

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