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Side chair

1998.216.4 (RS23598)

Description

One of eleven Grecian side chairs, grained rosewood w/ gilt striping. Double-slated backs, rolled seat aprons. Ball and bobbin turning on front legs and stretcher. Back legs are flared.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
caning
graining
painting (coating)
rosewood (wood)
rush (material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Caned
caning
CHAIR, SIDE
chairs (furniture forms)
Grained
graining
Grecian
Greek (ancient)
Painted
painting (coating)
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
Rush
rush (material)
side chairs
Dimensions
18.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.216.4
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19850

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