|Dimensions||H-37 W-70 D-25.25 inches|
This is a mahogany empire sofa. It is poplar with a mahogany veneer. It has a curved crestrail with a openwork design. The sofa is upholstered with horsehair and the back is tufted. The front of the sofa is serpentine and is faced with carved mahogany veneer. There are scrolled arms with a leaf applique.
|Notes||This pair of sofas was present in Old Capitol when the building was transferred to the Kentucky Historical Society in the 1920s. The donation was formally given by the Judges of the Court of Appeals.|
|Collection||Kentucky Court of Appeals Collection|
|Event||American Civil War|
|Physical Holder||Kentucky Historical Society - KHS|