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Side chair

1998.1471.5 (RS23497)

Description

Side chair. Painted red; curved crest rail above four spindles and stiles w/ slender turnings. Plank seat; turned front legs and front stretcher. Tapered and flared back legs .

Details

Maker
Heywood Chair Mfg. Co. (Maker)
Date
1840-1858
Inscriptions
Engraved on underside of seat rail: ""HEYWOOD CHAIR MANFC. Co./ GARDNER MASS U.S.A.""
Location of origin
Gardner, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, SIDE
chairs (furniture forms)
Painted
painting (coating)
side chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
32 1/3 x 16 x 15 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1471.5
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18277

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