Settee

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1954

GUSN

GUSN-103285

Description

Maple frame and cotton upholstery; slat back, four turned arm supports for each arm; rounded handholds; bulbous stiles; flat rectangular seat; four turned peg legs; four cushions with cotton upholstery of red ground, white, brown and blue foliate design and alternating medallions depicting a rooster and a woman churning butter; matching dust ruffle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

settees
multiple-seating furniture
maple (wood)
cotton (textile)
folk art (traditional art)
Settee

Inscription

Seat rail: "O'Hearn / CAR / MAPLE / TRADE MARK"

Tag: "DO NOT REMOVE THIS TAG / UNDER PENALTY OF LAW / ALL NEW MATERIAL CONSISTING OF / BODY / BACK CUSHION ( ) / 100% COTTON FELT / INNER SPRING UNIT / Reg. No. Conn. 286 (Mass.) / This article is made in / compliance with an Act / of the Dist. of Columbia / approved July 3, 1926; / Kansas approved March / 1923; Miss approved / April 24, 1929; N. J. / revised statutes 26; / 10-6 to 18 La. Act / 467 - 1948 / CERTIFICATION / IS MADE THAT / THE MATERIALS / IN THIS ARTICLE / ARE DESCRIBED / IN ACCORDANCE / WITH LAW. / MADE BY / O'HEARN MFG. CO. INC. / 525 PARKER ST. GARDNER, MASS. / DATE OF DELIVERY" (Stamped / Manufacturing Tag)

Additional Identification Number

3013

Related Items

Title 4 Accession Number 2006.9.2

Maker

O'Hearn Manufacturing Company (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Gardner, Massachusetts; Meredith, New Hampshire

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

33 x 47 x 36 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Solz

Accession Number

2006.29.1