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Carved Furniture of the Albemarle: A Tie with Architecture


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This article examines pieces of unsigned carved furniture made in the Albemarle region of North Carolina that are associated with the architectural carving of the Blair-Pollock house of Edenton, circa 1766. Diagnostic analysis of the pieces, referred to as the 'Edenton Stair-Hall Group,' and of similar motifs and features found in the Blair-Pollock architectural carvings are compared and linked where appropriate.
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21866
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