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Armchair

Object Number: 
1925.117
Date: 
ca. 1846
Medium: 
Walnut
Dimensions: 
Overall: 29 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 20 in. ( 74.9 x 49.5 x 50.8 cm )
Description: 
Armchair with circular caned seat; curved arms with turned supports; curved back with central caned square; squared, slightly outswept saber-shaped legs.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this chair was used by Commodore John Drake Sloat (1781-1867) on his Flagship Savannah, in 1846, while he was commander-in-chief of the Pacific Squadron.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group