Chippendale armchair belonging to Mr. William Ellery of Newport, Rhode Island. Built of mahogany from a plantation in Honduras. Hand embroidered by Mrs. Abigail Ellery and presented to their daughter Almy at the time of her marriage to Mr. William Stedman, who was the first Senator elected from Massachusetts.
Credit LineGift of Thomas Hale
Related People & OrganizationsEllery, Ann Remington, Mrs. (associated)
Ellery, William, 1727-1820 (associated)
Hale, Thomas (associated)
Stedman, Almy Ellery, Mrs. (associated)