Foot Stool

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1725-1775

GUSN

GUSN-4553

Description

Overhanging rectangular top nailed boot jack; ends with ogee arch cutout forming legs; ends narrower at waist and flaring at top and at foot; straight apron nailed at angle to conform to waist of leg end; painted black underneath top; stripped on all visible part; one leg end is half replaced having been cut at point of arch; what appear to be original feet are beveled on inside of ogee arch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stools (seating furniture)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Painted
STOOL

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 x 8.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.760