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Chair

Description

Light oak open arm chair (with new red leather upholstery) with evidence of seat caning under seat frame. Renaissance Revival style with machine incised geometric decoration. Front legs are turned with two turned front stretchers. Two plain rod side stretchers and single rear stretcher. Shaped seat. Pierced vasiform splat with shaped crest rail. Bracket type arms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1880
Associated Building
Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.).
Material
leather
oak (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
leather
Leather
Oak
oak (wood)
Dimensions
35.75 x 20.125 x 17.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.340.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Edward P. Casey
GUSN
25888

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