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1971.680 (RS117690)

Description

Carved mahogany scrolled feet; mahogany veneer seat rail; cream colored upholstery with leaf motif; curvilinear crest rises sharply to peak at right corner, then sharply curves around side to form arm; left side is armless; back left has U-shaped indentation near end; upholstery deeply buttoned at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
carving (processes)
mahogany (wood)
upholstering
veneer
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Grecian couches
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany Veneer
multiple-seating furniture
Sofa
sofas
Upholstered
upholstering
veneer
Dimensions
39.75 x 81 x 32 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.680
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5328

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