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Side chair

Description

Queen Anne transitional style. Yoke crest thru pinned to tennon of rear stile. Vasiform splat on plain rail. Replaced rush seat with chestnut seat rails and corner blocks. Vase, ring and block turned front legs with Spanish feet. Ball and reel turned front stretcher, paired double swell and ring turned side stretchers, dowel at rear, all of chestnut. Refinished with brown stain. Splat and elements below seat very similar to 292.1981.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1730-1770
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
chestnut (wood)
maple (wood)
rush (material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
maple (wood)
Possibly ash (wood)
Possibly chestnut (wood)
rush (material)
side chairs
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
42 1/8 x 18 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.500
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
256236
Related Items
Title Side Chair Accession number 1999.497

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