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Footstool

Footstool
Title
Footstool
Date 
1810-1820
Medium 
Mahogany, textile
Dimensions 
Overall: 18 x 23 x 16 1/4 in. ( 45.7 x 58.4 x 41.3 cm )
Description 
Mahogany Empire footstool; rectangular curule form with top upholstered with rose damask; X-shaped supports have scrolled ends and are joined by a vase-and-ring-turned stretcher.
Object Number 
Z.909
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group