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Ansley Wilcox Mansion / Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site

The furniture shown below is mainly period-appropriate, with very few pieces original to the house.

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Slightly curved top rail edged with carved flora

Octagonal sewing table:

Cylindrical base holding 3 legs

Victorian peanut-shaped upholstered back armchair

Brass fire screen and andirons

Carved finials

4 matching Empire head and foot bedposts (stiles)


Empire slat and foot post are turned and carved

Lithophane lamp

Lithophane lamp shade detail

Tilt-top pedestal table with scroll-shaped legs

Table top detail

Scroll-shaped legs and scroll foot





Acorn motif above and in central panel in fireplace frieze

Acorn motif above... end panel in fireplace frieze features patera

  • Acorn molding beneath mantel



Special thanks to Executive Director Molly Quackenbush and Curator Lenora Henson for their assistance

Photos and their arrangement © 2005 Chuck LaChiusa
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