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Captain's arm chair

1998.1329.5 (RS23301)

Description

One of six low-back armchairs (Captain's chairs) with caned seats. Molded crest rail extending down into arms. Six turned spindles. Turned front legs and front stretcher.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1859
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, CAPTAIN'S
chairs (furniture forms)
low-back Windsor chairs
Maple
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly maple (wood)
People and organizations
A.G. Manning
Dimensions
29 x 20 x 20 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1329.5
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18681

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