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Side chair

1983.157.3 (RS25589)

Description

Side chairs: Rectangular crest w/ horizontal grooves enclosing 3 incised shaped panels and a drop w/ an incised repeated arch motif--over 3 turned spindles w/ knop ends extending through second slat. A third slat below. Grooved stiles; half arms over trapezoidal caned seat w/ a molded front and side. All above turned and tapering front legs joined by paired turned stretchers. The squared arched back legs w/ chamfered edges. The sides and back legs joined by 2 round stretchers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
Stenciled and stamped under seat rail: Stenciled: ""2819A"" Stamped: ""54""; ""69""
Material
cane (plant material)
cherry (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Cane
cane (plant material)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Cherry
cherry (wood)
side chairs
Dimensions
34 x 17.5 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.157.3
GUSN
15009

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