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Side chair

Description

One of a pair of arrow-back windsor chairs painted black with white slip. Legs and stretchers turned. Curved head rail stenciled with cornucopias of fruit and flowers, three spindles with flowers and leaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1860
Inscriptions
"Sawtelle" (penciled under seat)
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
paint (coating)
side chairs
Windsor chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
35 1/4 x 17 x 16 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.267.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
293202
Related Items
Title Side chair Accession number 1958.267.1 Relationship Pair

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