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Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Metropolitan AME Church, American, founded 1838  Search this
Medium:
wood with velvet
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 55 1/4 × 21 1/2 × 18 in. (140.3 × 54.6 × 45.7 cm)
Type:
chairs
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1920 - 1945
Description:
Wood frame chair with arms and a high back with ornately carved decorative elements. The chair is upholstered with velvet seat cushion, arm pads, and square backing. The front legs have two small swivel castors.
Topic:
African American  Search this
African Methodist Episcopal  Search this
Communities  Search this
Methodist  Search this
Religion  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
Worship services  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Metropolitan AME Church and the Right Reverend William Phillips DeVeaux, Sr., Presiding Prelate, Second Episcopal District, 113th Elected and Consecrated Bishop of the AME Church
Object number:
2016.104.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55fb96694-480d-4581-b104-ffb07b2423a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.104.8