Piano Stool

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-103591

Description

Swivel piano stool. Round wooden swivel seat with reed border upholstered in red velvet, tripod wooden base with turned center post and three s-curve shaped legs, nipple shaped finial at bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

music stools
STOOL, PIANO

Inscription

"JOSHUA BRIGGS / MANUFACTURER OF / BRIGGS' ADJUSTABLE PIANO CHAIR AND STOOLS / (PATENTED.) / FACTORY AND OFFICE AT PETERBORO', N.H. U.S.A. / To put screw styles together. / Remove screw from pillar, place flat place on screw to correspond / with flat place in cap, and drive firmly together with a hammer, on / end of screw." (Paper label)

Additional Identification Number

3319

Maker

Briggs, Joshua (Maker)

Location of Origin

Peterborough, NH (origin)

Object Type

Musical T&E

Dimensions

20 1/2 in x 15 in (HxW), 12 1/2 in (seat) (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

2008.8