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Side Chair

1971.433 (RS116240)

Description

"Gaines" type crest; vasiform splat carved with foliage, star punched, raised back rail; over-upholstered seat; turned front legs, bead and reel front stretchers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1785
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
carving (processes)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Foliage
foliation (pattern)
Punched
Queen Anne
scrolling foliage
side chairs
Dimensions
40.375 x 17.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.433
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
4984

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