Slip seat

  • Category:

    Textiles (Furnishing)

  • Creator (Role):

    Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. (Fabric manufacturer)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    White Plains, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1824-1840

  • Materials:

    Silk; Wood; Linen

  • Techniques:

    Woven (satin)

  • Museum Object Number:

    1991.0501.003


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1991.0501.003

Object Name

Slip seat

Category

Textiles (Furnishing)

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase with funds provided by the Special Fund for Collection Objects

Creator (Role)

Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. (Fabric manufacturer)

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

This slip seat is original to its associated chair.

Secondary Place of Origin

White Plains, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Secondary Origin Notes

This fabric was manufactured by Brunschwig & Fils of New York c. 1990.

Date

1824-1840

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; reverse, pinned on tag; "91.501.3" (in graphite)

Materials

Silk; Wood; Linen

Techniques

Woven (satin)

Dimensions (inches)

2 (H) , 18.5 (L) , 18.75 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

5.08 (H) , 46.99 (L) , 47.625 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements overall.

Object Description

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