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Side chair

Description

"Gravestone"--shaped domed crest rail. Scooped back w/ rectangular upholstered splat. Molded bead around stiles and crest. Squared upholstered seat w/ dust covers. 2 rows of brass tacks on all upholstery. Turned front stretcher. Block-and-vase turned front legs w/ small ball feet. Straight side and back stretchers. Painted black w/ red underneath.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1675-1720
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
oak (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Oak
Possibly oak (wood)
side chairs
William and Mary
Dimensions
42.375 x 18.75 x 14.438 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1332.1
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26021

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