Rare Staffordshire porcelain bulb pot and cover, 1801-1805

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Furniture by Country/Region

I. China
II. England
III. France
IV. Italy
V. Netherlands
VI. Scotland
VII. United States of America

I. China
  • Cabinet, China
    Object ID: 02.03.027
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    Maker/Manufacturer
    Origin: China
    Description: Chinese cabinet, part of a set with a table and chairs.

  • Cabinet, China
    Object ID: 02.03.027
    Date:
    Maker/Manufacturer
    Origin: China
    Description: Chinese cabinet, part of a set with a table and chairs.



II. England
  • Chair
    Object ID: 02.03.275
    Date: 1900-1950
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: England
    Description: Three-cushion blue upholstered settee, a small Queen Anne style circular foot stool, a rose-fabric upholstered chair, a hanging book shelf, etc. Georgian style mahogany china cabinet with two glazed doors above two drawers in two pieces.

  • Desk, Portable
    Object ID: 06.09.001
    Date:
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: England
    Description: English, antique lap desk with stand. Key is missing.

  • Table
    Object ID: 02.03.040
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    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: England
    Description: Mahogany Tilt top table, English.



III. France
  • Cabinet, China
    Object ID: 02.03.091
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    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: France
    Description: French cabinet, wood Plate on side reads: This French cabinet was donated to Furman University by the Woodside Estate through Mrs. James H. Woodside.

  • Cabinet, China
    Object ID: 02.03.316
    Date:
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: France
    Description: China cabinet with inscribed plaque on side: "French cabinet donated to Furman University by Woodside Estate of Mr. James H. Woodside." Many items inside by late Dr. Edwin McNeill Poteat.

  • Clock
    Object ID: 05.20.009
    Date: 1800-1899
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: France
    Description: Louis XVI style gilt-metal-mounted bisque porcelain mantel clock with white enamel dial painted with floral swags and the movement with lever escapement contained in a bisque porcelain case formed as a woman standing besdie a fluted pedestal, a child to her left, on a rectangular base with rounded ends applied with ormoly cherub panels. Signed Leroy, Paris, 19th century.



IV. Italy
  • Mirror
    Object ID: 02.03.218
    Date: 1900-1950
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: Italy
    Description: Italian carved giltwood wall mirror. The bevelled glass mirror plate contained within a giltwood frame surmounted by a pierced shell and leaf cresting.

  • Mirror
    Object ID: 02.03.241
    Date: 1950-1999
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: Italy
    Description: Italian carved giltwood mirror. The rectangular mirror plate is arched at the top and contained within a frame molded and carved with leafage.

  • Miror, Wall
    Object ID: 02.03.263
    Date: 1800-1899
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: Italy
    Description: American Empire style burlwood mahogany cushion-frame rectangular wall mirror.



V. Netherlands
  • Chest of Drawers
    Object ID: 02.03.151
    Date: 1750-1775
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: Probably Netherlands
    Description: Continental mahogany serpentine chest of drawers, probably Dutch. The serpentine-fronted top with a molded edge and the serpentine and bombe case containing four long graduated drawers veneered in well-figured timeber, and with unusal brass circular handles and escutcheons, the whole raised on short flared bracket feet with brass sabots.



VI. Scotland
  • Sideboard
    Object ID: 02.03.146
    Date: c. 1800
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: Scotland
    Description: George III mahogany sideboard, probably Scottish. The rectangular top has bow-fronted ends and a slightly raised conforming superstructure, the case with a central long concave-fronted drawer flanked by bowed pedestals each containing a shallow and a deep drawer inlaid with satinwood banding, stringing and fan medallions, the whole raised on short square legs with block feet.



VII. United States of America
  • Chair
    Object ID: 02.03.272
    Date: 1950-1999
    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: United States of America
    Description: Pair of American hickory and ash windsor armchairs with dished backrest, twelve spindles with shoe arms, dished seat and turned legs.

  • Chair
    Object ID: 02.03.299
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    Origin: United States of America
    Description: Barrel-backed blue and white print chair. Part of a pair.

  • Chair
    Object ID: 02.03.300
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    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: United States of America
    Description: Barrel-backed blue and white print chair. Part of a pair.

  • Chest of Drawers
    Object ID: 02.03.059
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    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: United States of America
    Description: American Chippendale cherry chest with a molded rectangular top. Bracket feet and four drawers.

  • Clock
    Object ID: 05.20.010
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    Maker/Manufacturer:
    Origin: United States of America
    Description: Pendulum mahogany clock.

  • Clock, Tall Case
    Object ID: 05.20.007
    Date: c. 1720-1750
    Maker/Manufacturer: Robert Montgomery
    Origin: United States of America
    Description: George III mahogany tall-case clock signed Robert Montgomery, New York. The dial with silvered center incorporating a subsidiary seconds dial and calendar aperature and with phase of the moon in the arch, the movement of eight-day duration with anchor escapement striking hours on a bell contained in a mahogany case with fretwork swan's neck cresting, free-standing fluted columns to the hood, fan-inlaid door and panelled plinth.



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