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Windsor writing chair

Description

Nine-spindle writing Windsor armchair, painted brown. Legs, stiles, and spindles bamboo turned. Seat incised around edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1860
Inscriptions
From/Miss Frances Sortwell/Wiscasset, Maine/Chair from/Wiscasset C.. (?) Maine
Location of origin
Maine
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paint (coating)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Armchair
Chair
Chair, Tablet-Arm
paint (coating)
writing-arm Windsor chairs
Dimensions
37 1/2 x 34 3/4 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.440
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
308466

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