Federal walnut sofa, attributed to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, arched crest rail over scrolled arms, plain skirt, and four plain square tapered front legs and four raked rear legs. Down cushion. Later sage and gold striped damask upholstery. 36 1/2" H x 82" W x 30" D. Southern, circa 1800. Provenance: The living estate of Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin H. Caldwell, Nashville, TN. CONDITION: Exterior sturdy condition with some scattered scuffs to legs and wear to upholstery. Uncovering of upholstery at right arm area reveals replacements of internal framing and supports. The right scrolled arm support appears original with newer stile elements added.