Medium: Wood, lacquer, sharkskin
Dimensions: 22 1/8 x 21 x 14 in. (56.2 x 53.3 x 35.6 cm)
Museum Location: CONSERVATION LAB
Accession Number: 73.142
Catalogue Description: Stool (tabouret), black lacquer and sharkskin over wood. U-shaped seat covered with sharkskin, supported by four polygonal columns lacquered black and a center column covered in sharkskin. Center column is narrow at center and flares toward top and bottom and rests on a flat square base covered with gold leaf. The outer lacquered columns are polygonal each with a flange beneath the seat. Rectangular base, tri-stepped on front and back and slopping at either end. Middle step covered with gold leaf base otherwise covered with black lacquer. CONDITION - Good. All edges of parchment are worn.