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Windsor writing chair

Description

Windsor tablet-arm writing chair with 9-spindle bowback has bamboo-turned legs and T stretchers. Armchair is painted black and incised around seat edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1860
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original to Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Armchair
Chair
Chair, Tablet-Arm
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
writing-arm Windsor chairs
Dimensions
38 1/4 x 33 x 17 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.397
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
46013

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