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Side chair

1977.201.3 (RS32509)

Description

Gothic splats; shaped ears on crest rail; raked rear legs terminate in club feet; beaded seat rails; cabriole front legs terminate in claw and ball feet; original upholstered slip seats.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1760
Inscriptions
""IIIV"" seat rail; ""IIII"" seat frame.
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
Chair, Side
chairs (furniture forms)
Chippendale
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
side chairs
Dimensions
37 7/8 x 233 /16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.201.3
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3846

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