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Side chair

Description

Side chair with a table crest rail on top of the stiles. The crest rail is outlined in gold paint and has golden floral designs in the middle. The stiles have been flattened on the front, but stay rounded on the back. The three horizontal spindles are rounded with lines of gold painted on. The seat is heart shaped and wicker. The front seat rail is outlined in gold. The front legs are turned the rear legs are rounded, and there are six stretchers. The front stretcher is an elongated diamond shape, with gold paint and a flower in the center.

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
paint (coating)
rush (material)
side chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
33 5/16 x 18 x 15 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2621.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222184
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Title Side chair Accession number 2006.44.2621.2 Relationship Matching pair.

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