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Chair seat cover fragment

Description

Roughly square, irregularly-shaped fragment of polychromatic brocade floral designs; brown ground of haircloth. Figures have some relief and ground appears to have been striped at one time. Section of woven tape attached.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Associated Building
Original to Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brocade (textile)
cloth
upholstery
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brocade
brocade (textile)
chairs (furniture forms)
cloth
COVER, CHAIR SEAT
coverings and hangings for seating furniture
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Haircloth
upholstery
Upholstery
Accession Number
1966.293B
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Woodbury (Elizabeth Elwyn) Langdon
GUSN
8990
Related Items
Title Corner Chair Accession number 1966.293A

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