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Bow Back Windsor Armchair

1986.24 (RS25598)

Description

Windsor armchair. Nine bamboo turned spindles, two bamboo turned supports at each arm, a wide shaped and incised seat, splayed bamboo turned legs and stretchers. Dark brown stain finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1810
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
bamboo (material)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Ash
ash (wood)
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
bow-back Windsor chairs
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Tulip
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Windsor
Windsor chairs
Dimensions
37 3/8 x 21 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.24
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11816

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