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Lolling chair

Description

Tall back with serpentine crest rail. Curved shaped armrests have downcurving supports rectangular in cross-section with satinwood stringing; ebony and satinwood stringing surrounding lighter mahogany veneer rectangle at top of legs. Thin tapering turned legs with rings. Square rear legs curve slightly backward.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Material
mahogany (wood)
upholstery
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
lolling chairs
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
upholstery
Upholstery
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
43 5/8 x 24 1/4 x 23 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.128
GUSN
17315

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