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1933.6041A (RS186748)

Description

Mahogany arm chair with molded serpentine crest. Pierced splat with central lunette above cross rails with assymetrical acanthus leaf carving. Scrolled arms. Maple front and side seat rails and rear corner blocks; birch rear seat rail and front corner blocks. Rests on cabriole legs and ball and claw feet. Black leather upholstery.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Gould, Nathaniel (Cabinetmaker)
Date
1758-1781
Location of origin
MA
Material
birch (wood)
eastern white pine (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
armchairs
birch (wood)
Chair
Chippendale
eastern white pine (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Dimensions
36 5/8 x 29 1/8 x 19 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.6041A
Credit Line
Bequest of Julia G. Crocker
GUSN
36415
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