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Armchair

Description

Chair with curving head rail with beaded edge, vase-shaped splat, scrolled arms, turned front rail and front legs, rectangular back legs and back and side rails. Front legs end in Spanish feet, woven ash-splint seat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1730-1800
Probably
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Armchair
armchairs
Chair
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
43 x 23 x 16 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.203
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
306384

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