Permanent Collection

  • Late 19th Century
  • France
  • Height: 42 in.
  • Briar Root


Rustic bench with Japanese influence made of intertwined briar branches forming back support, arms, and legs. Surface is irregular with rough textured roots and thorny nubs-stained with a dark finish. One of a pair originally pictured in the Tampa Bay Hotel solarium.

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Accession Number: 1999.059