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Windsor Birdcage Chair

Description

Bamboo turned arched crest-rail and conforming stiles, enclose 7 tapered spindles on a shaped seat and 4 bamboo incised bulbous turned splayed legs; with side and medial stretchers, all painted red and brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
Windsor chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
34 1/4 x 19 1/2 x 15 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.390
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11440

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