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Sofa

1986.29 (RS24750)

Description

The sofa has a five-sided cyma curved crestrail and seatrail, scrolled bracket feet and arms with shaped ends, and it's on castors. It has an upholstered gold brocade, three cushions in back, a box cushion for the seat and swept arms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brocade (textile)
mahogany (wood)
upholstering
veneer
Object type
Furniture
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
brocade (textile)
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
multiple-seating furniture
Sofa
sofas
upholstering
veneer
Dimensions
33 1/4 x 82 x 23 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.29
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50599

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