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Side chair

Description

Klismo style side chair. The table crest is between the stiles and is outlined in gold with two plants. There is one rail in the middle of the back. The seat is rush and the front seat rail is outlined in gold with six fleur de lis. The front and rear legs curve out in the Empire style. The two side stretchers are rounded, and the front stretcher curves in toward the middle of the chair.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paint (coating)
rush (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
Empire (style)
paint (coating)
rush (material)
side chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
33 5/16 x 17 12/16 x 16 9/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2628
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222144

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