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Windsor Chair with Writing Arm

1949.972 (RS120065)

Description

Bow back enclosing nine bamboo turned spindles. Curved left arm with scrolled hand hold and three bamboo turned arm supports. Writing arm supported by five bamboo turned arm supports. A sliding drawer with keyhole is attached to underside of writing arm. Broad saddle seat with straight front edge. Bamboo turned legs and stretchers. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Material
poplar (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
Furniture
poplar (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Windsor
writing-arm Windsor chairs
Dimensions
40 1/4 x 37 1/4 x 29 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.972
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabewth R. Vaughan
GUSN
252008

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