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Pair of side chairs

Description

Pair of Windsor side chairs with bird cage style crest. Seven spindles of back flanked by main stiles, 3 spindles extend through secondary rail to dowel through crest. Plank seat with serpentine sides having line incised around spindles and top and bottom edges of seat face. Bamboo turned legs socketed through seat. Front and rear stetchers set at medial leg ring, sides dowel in at lower ring. Painted brown over yellow and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Location of origin
USA, Northeast
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
side chairs
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
35 1/4 x 19 1/2 x 15 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.444
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
255028

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