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Sofa

Description

Assymetrical daybed. Scrolled head is higher than foot. Scrolled feet. Yellow.

Details

Maker
Possibly Pottier & Stymus Manufacturing (Maker)
Date
1860-1880
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
marquetry
pine (wood)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Cornucopia
Cygnus (genus)
Empire
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
marquetry
Marquetry
multiple-seating furniture
Pine
pine (wood)
Second Empire
Sofa
sofas
Swan
Tulip Poplar
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Dimensions
38.375 x 71.5 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.932
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63543

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