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Side Chair

1971.434.1 (RS116226)

Description

Square tapered moulded front legs; square raked rear legs; four rectangular stretchers; seat upholstered over the seat rails; elliptical front rail; reeded stiles and stay rail; elliptical crest rail centering on inlaid tablet; four pierced and reed splats, triangular corner blocks (type III).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1815
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Federal
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
side chairs
Dimensions
36.625 x 20.25 x 16.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.434.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
4985

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