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Bannister Back Arm Chair

1992.561 (RS21403)

Description

Bannister back arm chair painted black with splint seat, two front bannister stretchers, one rear and two side stretchers and urn style finials and blunt end-shaped arms and four bannisters.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1730
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
painting (coating)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Ash
banister-back chairs
CHAIR, EASY
chairs (furniture forms)
Maple
Oak
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly ash (wood)
Possibly maple (wood)
Possibly oak (wood)
Urn
urns
Dimensions
26 x 16.5 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.561
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10669

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