Joint stool

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-26144

Description

Rectangular top w/ thumbnail molded edge. Skirt carved quite shallowly w/ lunettes interspersed w/ floral motifs. Pegged mortise and tenon joints. Slightly canted turned legs have urns w/ incised rings topped by reels. Blocks at tops of legs. Blocks form feet. Rectangular stretchers w/ shadow molding on exterior faces.

Details

Descriptive Terms

joint stools
oak (wood)
Oak
Seventeenth Century
STOOL

Inscription

""Made in England"" impressed in bottom of side rail.

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

19.5 x 23.875 x 10.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1336