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Side Chair

1971.434.2 (RS31066)

Description

Chair with square tapered moulded front legs. Square raked rear legs with 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
1800-1815
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 5/8 x 20 1/4 x 16 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.434.2
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
4986

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