Sedan chair used to carry patients to hospital

Made:
1701-1900 in South America
maker:
Unknown

Sedan chair said to have been used in La Paz to convey patients to hospital, 18th or 19th century

Details

Category:
Nursing & Hospital Furnishings
Object Number:
A634685/1
Materials:
body, brass, body, iron, body, leather, body, wood, cushion, straw, poles, wood and windows, glass
type:
chair
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • furniture
  • seating furniture