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Windsor chair

Description

Bow-back Windsor chair with a curving crest rail. The crest rail is supported by six rounded spindles. The arm supports are vase shaped and baluster turnings, and the seat is saddle shaped seat. Toward the base of the arm supports is a band of gold paint. Front and rear legs are tapered and vase shaped, and the stretchers are h-shaped.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"12" (in negative)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
bow-back Windsor chairs
Chair
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
36 15/16 x 22 1/4 x 15 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2592
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222215

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