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Arm chair

1985.462 (RS118722)

Description

Band of latticework on curved chair rail, stiles and flared hand rails. Snowshoe-shaped splat w/ open caned circular motif. Arms supported by three bent reeds which form arcade. Oval wooden seat frame w/ caned seat. Slightly flared legs w/ bracket supports enclosing circular insert of wickerwork.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
wicker
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Children's furnishing
Victorian
wicker
Wicker
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
25 x 13.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.462
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25522

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