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Pedestal for sculpture "Why Don't You Speak for Yourself, John?"

Object Number: 
1958.14b
Date: 
ca. 1885
Medium: 
Mahogany
Dimensions: 
Overall: 41 x 20 x 20 in. ( 104.1 x 50.8 x 50.8 cm )
Description: 
Pedestal for John Rogers group "Why Don't You Speak for Yourself, John?", the rectangular top with diamond-patterned molding, supported on a rope carved column on a square base raised on brass paw feet.
Gallery Label: 
See 1958.13b
Bibliography: 
Bleier, Paul and Meta, John Rogers Statuary, Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2001, pp. 42-5.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the First Presbyterian Church
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group