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Side Chair

1987.1441.1 (RS33596)

Description

Side Chair. Cherry, maple, rush seat. Two slats and crest rail of the same Serpentine pierced design with central cut-out hearts. Incised stiles. Rests on square legs and stretchers with beaded outer edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Material
cherry (wood)
maple (wood)
rush (material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Cherry
cherry (wood)
Chippendale
Maple
maple (wood)
Rush
rush (material)
side chairs
Dimensions
35 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.1441.1
GUSN
1999
Reference Notes
Wesselman, Linda J. and Martha D. Hamilton. Earliest Recollections: Furnishings from the Family of Edwin B. Sears. Boston: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, 1984.

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