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Banister-back chair

1998.1177 (RS23016)

Description

Banister-back chair. Splint seat Step-down crest rail. Triple-splated. Ring-and-sausage-turned stiles with finial tops. Prominent ball turnings on front stretcher.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1710-1740
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cane (plant material)
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
banister-back chairs
Cane
cane (plant material)
CHAIR, SIDE
chairs (furniture forms)
Painted
painting (coating)
side chairs
Turned
turning (shaping process)
William and Mary
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
40 1/2 x 19 1/4 x 13 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1177
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
14051

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