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Side Chair

Description

William and Mary - Queen Anne transitional style. Simple Spanish feet support vase and block turned legs enclosing turned front stretcher. Straight side and back stretchers. Square modern rush seat. Straight stiles with yoke crest enclosing solid vase shaped splat. Molded splat rail.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
maple (wood)
rush (material)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, SIDE
chairs (furniture forms)
Maple
maple (wood)
Queen Anne
Rush
rush (material)
side chairs
Turned
turning (shaping process)
William and Mary
Dimensions
39.375 x 19.063 x 17.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.210
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4277

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