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Arm chair

Description

Yoke-shaped crest. Slightly scooped stiles. Solid vase-shaped splat. Scrolled arms curving outward to circular hand holds. Squared slip seat w/ green damask upholstery. Scalloped seat rail apron. Cabriole legs w/ raised pad feet. Rare knee brackets w/ bead lines on inner edge. Turned stretchers, rear legs raked back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1765
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
veneer
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
armchairs
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Mahogany Veneer
Possibly mahogany (wood)
Possibly veneer
Queen Anne
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
41 x 27.375 x 16.688 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1323
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26010

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