The Boston Furniture Archive documents
furniture created in Boston during the city’s
first three hundred years. Explore the
Archive’s growing database of objects from
collections in Massachusetts and beyond.
Find objects in the archive owned by a specific institution:
Curious about chairs? Learn about the Archive’s terminology, from types of furniture to decorative elements.
All materials are copyrighted by Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library or by participating institutions.
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