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Side chair

Description

Rococo revival style carved walnut side chair. There is a handle in the crest rail and it is surrounded by carvings of flowers. The back is also carved with flowers. The front legs are cabriole, while the rear legs are a continuation of the stiles. At the top of the front legs is a carving of a leaf and in the center of the front seat rail is a carving of a flower. The seat is in a d-shape and covered in green fabric and the gimp is gold.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
cotton (textile)
Late Victorian
side chairs
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
33 5/16 x 17 3/4 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2595.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222244
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Title Side chair Accession number 2006.44.2595.2 Relationship Matching pair.

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