• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker
  • Date Made c. 1740-1760
  • Place Made
  • Materials Wood; Black Walnut; Soft Maple; Birch; Black Walnut; Cherry
  • Measurements
  • Funds Donated by the Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
  • Room
  • Accession # 1972.0046

Settee

Upholstered furniture was a luxury in the eighteenth century, and for Americans, settees were rare and expensive.