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Corner Chair

Description

Flat semi-circular continuous arm with ogee, stepped crest at center. Three turned stiles support arm with 2 horizontal double swell cut-out splats. Trapezoidal rush seat. Paired dowel turned stretchers between 4 legs. Painted red-brown over red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair, Corner
chairs (furniture forms)
Possibly ash (wood)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
30 5/8 x 27 11/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.285
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
253641

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