• Creator
  • Unknown
  • Created Date
  • 06/09/03
  • Description
  • Victorian open balloon-back side chair. Top rail has carved flowers: two roses in middle, two nine-petal flowers with leaves at sides. Middle rail is curved and has four petal flowers with leaf motif. Modified shield-shaped seat, front legs Cyma curved and have leaf motif carving on front side, slightly rounded at back and sides into point feet. Back legs slightly curved, two large round-head wooden pegs in back leg and side rail. Upholstered ... more
    Victorian open balloon-back side chair. Top rail has carved flowers: two roses in middle, two nine-petal flowers with leaves at sides. Middle rail is curved and has four petal flowers with leaf motif. Modified shield-shaped seat, front legs Cyma curved and have leaf motif carving on front side, slightly rounded at back and sides into point feet. Back legs slightly curved, two large round-head wooden pegs in back leg and side rail. Upholstered in needlepoint. H 34" x W 17" x S 16". From the residence of Ninian W. and Elizabeth Todd Edwards, brother-in-law and sister of Mary Todd Lincoln. American Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How we learn about communities. 16 History. less
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