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Shaped back, curved in plan, with ovoid escutcheon surrounded by openwork design of laminated wood in scrolls; cabriole legs, the front pair fitted with castors. Upholstered in comtemporaneous machine-woven fancy compound satin. Pressed, steamed, laminated in layers, then glued together at right angles; with an applied crest. Made in: New York, USA. Date: 1860s. Record ID: chndm_1937-4-3.

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