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Window Bench

Description

Window bench. Mahogany with silk upholstery. Serpentine front, open back; rectangular seat; scrolled arms carved and reeded. Seat and arms upholstered in yellow silk with decorative border of brass nail heads. Reeded legs terminate in spade feet.

Details

Maker
Attributed to McIntire, Samuel, 1757-1811 (Carver)
Date
1793-1800
Location of origin
Salem, Massachusetts
Material
mahogany (wood)
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bench, Window
Federal
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Upholstered
upholstering
window seats
Dimensions
28 1/3 x 47 1/2 x 14 1/3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.128
Credit Line
Gift of the children of Arthur and Susan Cabot Lyman
GUSN
55092
Related Items
Title Window Bench Accession number 1966.127 Relationship Pair

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