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Side Chair

Description

Windsor style with step-down crest. Seven spindles with single ring marking lower quarter. Seat incised with line in front of spindles. Bamboo turned legs having front and rear stretcher doweled into legs at middle ring, with side stretchers even with lower ring. Floral tablet on center crest, whole chair overpainted with later dark brown paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Inscriptions
BH (written in chalk)
Location of origin
USA, Northeast
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
Chair
Possibly pine (wood)
side chairs
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
34 1/2 x 16 1/4 x 15 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.260
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
253566

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