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Armchair

1977.535 (RS116921)

Description

Three horizontal shaped slats with curved tips enclosed by canted stiles with ring and ball turned finials, shaped plank arms supported by front stiles that are ring and vase turned between arms and woven splint flag seat; legs terminate in a tapered vase shape; two plain stretchers on each side, one plain rear stretcher, two vase and ring turned front stretchers; repainted black all over (including seat).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1920
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
splints (lighting devices)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Splint
splints (lighting devices)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
39.375 x 25.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.535
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4297

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