Beech, gilt, brocade, hessian, webbing
Place of origin
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Saltram, Devon (Accredited Museum)
A pair of giltwood open armchairs, or fauteuils, French, circa 1770. Covered in mid-20th century striped floral fabric.
Date of introduction to Saltram not recorded but at Saltram by 1951 and accepted by HM Treasury in lieu of full payment of Death Duty from the Executors of Edmund Robert Parker (1877 - 1951), 4th Earl of Morley and transferred to the National Trust in 1957.