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Inscription

Roman "III" painted in PL side stretcher. "From Milwaukee written by Henry S. Brown" in script in paint on bottom of PR side stretcher.

Provenance

Chair: Reverend Daniel C. Sanders, m. Nancy Fitch Sanders; to daughter Laura Huntington (Sanders) Brown, to her son Henry Sanders Brown, to his daughter Laura Huntington Brown Smith, to her daughter Laura Huntington Smith (donor) (Accession Date December 15, 1977) Needlework: Mrs. Jabez (Lydia Huntington) Fitch, to her daughter Nancy Fitch Sanders, to daughter Laura Huntington (Sanders) Brown, to her son Henry Sanders Brown, to his daughter Laura Huntington Brown Smith, to her daughter Laura Huntington Smith (donor) (Accession Date December 15, 1977)

Credit Line

Gift of Laura Huntington Smith

1775–1810

Object Place

Probably Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 95.6 x 54.6 x 49.5 cm (37 5/8 x 21 1/2 x 19 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1977.830

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, needlepoint upholstered seat

Collections

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Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds