Rare Federal Window Seat

Rare Federal Window Seat
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Rare Federal Window Seat
American, probably New England, ca. 1800-1815.
Mahogany, Beech (American Beech by micro-analysis)
Condition: Excellent condition, old varnish finish, seat frame and blocking all original. Old repair in rear seat rail.
This rare, possibly unique window seat or bench may have been one of a pair for underneath two large Palladian windows. 
Having a bowed front seat framed the bench is supported by finely turned and carved reeded legs.
17 1/2"h x 57"w x 19"d
Item ID: F-SF-CH 205