The furniture was late colonial style, red cherry that was still shining in its newness.
People have certainly grown in size over the last 100 years or so, all you have to do is look at the size of furniture and doorways, etc. that are in colonial or historical homes.
Pedimented late colonial case furniture, for example, could not support cases of silver of the period, so they were placed instead on earlier oak chests.
It is a two-story square colonial with a double hip roof.
But its social and political assertions are much more radical, as it paints Kelly as a champion of the individual, fighting against the injustice and corruption of colonial rule.
I had come here more than a few decades ago to participate in the Goa Liberation Struggle, which saw the sun set on this last enclave of colonial rule in India.
I found most of the contacts enjoyable, except when one man said to me, ‘You don't dance badly - for a colonial !’
However, furniture understood to be colonial in the twentieth century was a hybrid lot.
Jake regarded the huge old style colonial with a wide sweeping front porch for a minute as the rest of the team was scrambling from the van.
But after thirty years and one of the bitterest wars of colonial expansion in Southeast Asia, the Dutch were eventually victorious.