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Comb-back Windsor Armchair

1986.50 (RS25593)

Description

Grain painted serpentine crest rail with eleven tapering spindles, and a vase-turned arm support and two tapering supports. There is an oval scooped seat over the vase-turned splayed legs and a bulbous center turned stretchers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1800
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
graining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
Chair, Windsor
graining
high-back Windsor chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
40 1/4 x 25 1/8 x 16 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.50
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50619

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