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Side chair

1998.5557.4 (RS23331)

Description

One of four wooden side chairs, grain-painted to resemble tiger maple. Crest rail and lower slat carved in an arched and scalloped design. Five slender turned spindles. Curved stiles; caned seat. Cabriole front legs; flared back legs. Flat concave front stretcher. Two plain turned stretchers at sides; one at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1858-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
graining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, SIDE
chairs (furniture forms)
Grained
graining
side chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
33.875 x 17 x 16.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5557.4
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23618

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