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Annapolis Heritage Society

Armchair


Accession number: 11.89.21a-c
Category: Toys
Object subtype: Miniature
Date: 1900 – 1930
Measurements: 4.5 cm W x 8.5 cm H x 3.75 cm DepthThe height of each arm is 4.25.
Narrative: Made in Annapolis by C.W. Mills-- probably for sale.
Description: Dark brown with tan seats. Handcrafted from bamboo, tacks, cardboard, and woven straw. Arms are made by curving the front legs back. Two uprights in back. Seats are made of what appears to be a piece of hand-woven straw hat. Backed by cardboard. (Drawing on sheet.)