Chair; unknown; BMHC_14117

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Beaconsfield Mine and Heritage Centre

Name/Title

Chair

About this object

Wooden elbow chair with swivel base and bowed back, upholstered in red leather. The wood, particularly on upper front of the back, the outward face of the of the legs and the terminal scroll of the arm rests, is decorated with carving. The four legs are braced by turned spindles and have scroll feet.

Maker

unknown

Maker Role

manufacturer

Medium and Materials

wood, leather, textile, metal

Inscription and Marks

Underneath seat, marked by hand in crayon: 'BC' [Beaconsield Council]; and in permanent marker: '132'.

Measurements

100cm x 660cm x 530cm

Subject and Association Keywords

furniture

Subject and Association Keywords

Beaconsfield, Tasmania - council chambers

Subject and Association Keywords

Beaconsfield, Tasmania

Subject and Association Keywords

local government

Subject and Association Keywords

West Tamar Council

Subject and Association Description

This chair was used as the Mayor's chair in the Beaconsfield Council chambers, Beaconsfield, Tasmania.

Object Type

chairs

Object number

BMHC_14117

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