Sofa

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-50599

Description

The sofa has a five-sided cyma curved crestrail and seatrail, scrolled bracket feet and arms with shaped ends, and it's on castors. It has an upholstered gold brocade, three cushions in back, a box cushion for the seat and swept arms.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
multiple-seating furniture
brocade (textile)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
upholstering
Empire (style)
Sofa

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

33 1/4 x 82 x 23 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.29

Places

New York state (United States)