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  • Place of origin:


  • Date:

    1675-1699 (made)

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Douglas Eyre in memory of my father and mother, Henry Richard and Isabella Catherine Eyre, late of Shaw House, near Newbury, Berks

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Stool, rectangular of walnut, supported on four bulbous legs, joined by curved stretchers meeting in the centre, and resting on four gadrooned bun feet. Covered with light grey damask woven with floral pattern, in 1922 this was hidden and covered with velvet in the style of the period, given by Sir Frank Warner. Reupholstered in 1967 in stamped yellow woolen plush.

Place of Origin



1675-1699 (made)

Descriptive line

Stool upholsterd in velvet, English, 1675-1699


Walnut; Velvet


Furniture; Woodwork


Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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