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Side chair

Description

One of a set of six arrow-back windsor chairs (two armchairs, four side chairs) with rectangular crest rails and bamboo legs. Crests painted black and stenciled with fruit basket and flowers, four spindles with flowers and leaves. Legs, spindles, and seat with white slipping.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1860
Inscriptions
"G Sawtelle" (chalk under seat; additional pencil illegible)
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 16 1/2 x 16 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.266.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
293218
Related Items
Title Armchair Accession number 1958.266.1 Relationship Set
Title Armchair Accession number 1958.266.2 Relationship Set
Title Side chair Accession number 1958.266.6 Relationship Set
Title Side chair Accession number 1958.266.5 Relationship Set
Title Side chair Accession number 1958.266.4 Relationship Set

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