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Child's Chair

2003.29 (RS85278)

Description

Rosewood chair with turned elements in the chair back; turned stiles with finials, 3 banisters and 3 rails; no arms or stretchers; front legs are turned; rear legs are squared and curved back; wool upholstered seat with red, orange, yellow, green, blue, black and white floral and diamond pattern with brass tacks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Associated Building
Original To Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
rosewood (wood)
wool (textile)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Maine (United States)
South Berwick (York county, Maine)
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Chair
children's chairs
rosewood (wood)
wool (textile)
People and organizations
Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909
Dimensions
25 7/8 x 13 1/4 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2003.29
Credit Line
Gift of Julia B. Shepard
GUSN
241538

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