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Armchair

Description

A Victorian style walnut armchair with carved roses and vines, the back is oval, and is upholstered with green cloth and the gimp is gold. Part of the arms are upholstered, there are scrolled handholds, and small stiles also have the scroll design. There is another patera in the center of the front seat rail, cabriole front legs and rear legs that curl toward the center of the chair, and castors.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
Chair
cotton (textile)
Victorian
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
40 1/16 x 25 4/16 x 20 14/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2598
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222153

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