16 December 2005
This lot is offered without a reserve
A FEDERAL MAHOGANY LOLLING CHAIR
The pink silk upholstered back with serpentine crest issuing serpentine arms with molded supports above a trapezoidal upholstered seat on molded tapering square legs
43½ in. (110.5 cm.) high overall
with John Walton, Jewett City, Connecticut.
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