Object Place: England or America
Overall: 94 x 52.1 x 48.3 cm (37 x 20 1/2 x 19 in.)
Medium or Technique
Maple, beech, turkey-work upholstery, oak
17th-Century New England: Brown-Pearl Hall Gallery (Gallery LG35)
“Turkey work” imitated Persian and Asian carpets. It often was used in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries as an upholstery material.
History of ownership: 1943, bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler (Accession Date December 9, 1943)
Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler