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Side chair

1998.296 (RS23425)

Description

Federal side chair w/ gilt decoration and red striping and caned seat. Crest rail and wide slat w/ arched openwork beneath. Slender turned lower slat. Front legs and front stretcher turned.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, SIDE
chairs (furniture forms)
Federal
Painted
painting (coating)
side chairs
Wedding
weddings
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
33.75 x 18 x 18.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.296
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20068

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