Seven tapering spindles mortised through secondary rail; three alternating spindles dowelled up through this rail to crest rail; spindles and four splayed legs with slight bamboo turnings; plank saddle seat; incised line decoration on seat perameter and spindles; front underside of seat highly champhered; two stretchers at front and back, set one above and one level to the single side stretchers; painted red (including bottom); originally painted black.
- Associated Building
- Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
- Object type
- Descriptive terms
birdcages (furniture components)
chairs (furniture forms)
- 36 x 18.5 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
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- Credit Line
- Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler