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Arm Chair

Description

Chamfered edged rear stiles with forward scrolled ears. Back has 2 horizontal rails carved with identical center trefoil and shell flanked by quatrefoils. Three vertical splats between rails. Flat front stretcher with 4 lobes on lower edge. Paired dowel stretchers at sides and rear. Rush seat, with all joints tenon thru. Dark refinished stain.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1775
Location of origin
Continental
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
hardwood
rush (material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
Chair
hardwood
rush (material)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
39 1/2 x 16 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.241
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
253502

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