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Chair

Description

Chair. Maple slip seat, modern oak corner blocks, upholstery. Serpentine crest rail with carved molding and central carved demilune acanthus motif. Pierced splat with central four-looped knot, slip seat. shaped skirt, block-and-baluster-turned stretchers. Rests on pad feet,

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1790
Inscriptions
Not an inscription: Brock Jobe notes seat numbered I, seat frame numbered V.
Material
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Chippendale
Maple
maple (wood)
Oak
oak (wood)
Dimensions
37 x 25 5/8 x 17 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.2
Credit Line
Museum purchase with funds provided by an anonymous gift.
GUSN
50578

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