Armchair; Post 1878; XHC.219



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


92 x 67 x 60cm

Credit Line

Collection of Hurworth Cottage, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

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