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Settee

Description

Three-back settee in the style of the Federal era. Straight, rectangular crest rail. Four turned front legs. Four rectangular tapered legs. Box stretchers. Cotton print upholstery on long, rectangular cushions and small pillows. Composed of old and new parts.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Federal
multiple-seating furniture
Settee
settees
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
35 1/2 x 78 1/4 x 19 1/3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2703
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
60871

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