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Comb-back Windsow armchair

Description

Comb-back Windsor armchair. High back with a curved crest rail terminating in carved s-curls. There are two splats and five spindles. The lower splat curves and becomes the arms of the chair. The arm supports are turned. The seat is saddle shaped and the legs are turned and the stretchers are h-shaped.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Probably Burlington (Chittenden county, Vermont)
Probably Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chair
cotton (textile)
Windsor chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
48 1/8 x 27 9/16 x 15 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2593
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222253

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