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Side chair

Description

Cromwellian chair w/ tapestry-like modern upholstery. Front legs are turned w/ blocks and balls. Single rectangular stretcher at front. Two rectangular stretchers each side. Square, slightly canted back posts below seat. Above seat posts have ball turnings. Crest rail is new. Upper right stretcher probably oldest element. Probably assembled in the late 19th cent. of old elements.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
beech (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Beech
beech (wood)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Cromwellian
side chairs
Dimensions
34.875 x 18.5 x 15.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1346
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26147

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