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Armchair; Post 1878; XHC.219

Armchair; Post 1878; XHC.219
Name/Title
Armchair
About this object
Armchair; made from oak and upholstered in pale blue velvet dralon and edged with pale blue silk braid. The arms are padded with scrolled ends. The seat back has fourteen self-fabric buttons. The chair has turned legs with metal feet.

This armchair once belonged to Sir Harry Atkinson, the builder and first inhabitant of Hurworth Cottage.

For more information about Hurworth Cottage, which is cared for by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga, visit our website.
Date Made
Post 1878
Medium and Materials
oak; velvet; silk; metal
Measurements
92 x 67 x 60cm
Credit Line
Collection of Hurworth Cottage, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga
Object Type
Chair
Object number
XHC.219

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armchair
blue
Sir Harry Atkinson
velvet


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