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Empire Side Chairs

1971.1671.1-4 (RS118350)

Description

Serpentine stiles enclose a rectangular slat at the center. Bowed rectangular crest rail with elongated round ears. Rectangular seat rails hold a beige upholstered slip seat. Canted back klismos legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, SIDE
chairs (furniture forms)
Empire
Empire (style)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
side chairs
Upholstered
upholstering
Dimensions
33.125 x 18.125 x 17.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1671.1-4
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12541

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