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The Ribbon Chair

Description

A side chair known as "The Ribbon Chair," created for the Jamestown Exhibition of 1907 by the Potthast Furniture Company. Features a needlepoint cushion (not original) made by Marie Potthast in the 1930s.

Date

circa 1906-1907

Contributor(s)

Potthast, Marie

Materials

Unidentified wood and fabric

Dimensions

39 H x 24 W x 24 D inches

Resource ID

71

Notes

Marie Potthast designed and handcrafted the needlepoint chair cover.

Credit Line

Gift of John Griffin, son of Marie Potthast, and his wife Margaret

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.