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Parlor Side Chair

Description

Side chair. Walnut, maple burl, applied composition rosettes, and gilt incising. Flared back with scrolled crest. Turned legs. Round seat with carved and gilt ornamentation.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1875
Location of origin
MA
Material
burl veneer
gilding
incising
plush
silk (textile)
upholstering
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
burl veneer
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Gilded
gilding
Incised
incising
Maple
parlor chairs
Plush
plush
Renaissance Revival
Rosette
rosette (motif)
silk (textile)
Turkish
Upholstered
upholstering
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
32 1/4 x 21 1/2 x 27 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.1199
GUSN
41677

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