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Side chair

1985.360 (RS118676)

Description

Side chair. Unidentified woods; paint; caning. Grain-painted and striped. Wide crest rail with rounded shoulders. Shaped stile support. Solid vasiform splat. Scrolled front seat rail with caned seat. Cylindrical side and rear stretchers, rectangular front stretcher. Rests on curved front legs and saber rear legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cane (plant material)
graining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cane
cane (plant material)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Empire
Empire (style)
graining
Painted
side chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
32 x 17 3/8 x 16 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.360
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25267

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