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Side chair

1977.201.4 (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
""V"" on slip seat front rail; ""V"" front seat rail.
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
38 x 23 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.201.4
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3847

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