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Dining Chair

1986.108.1 (RS25587)

Description

Side chair, one of a pair. Poplar, ash, rush seat. Serpentine crest rail with flared ears over a vase-shaped splat and curved stiles. Trapezoidal rush seat. Baluster-turned front stretcher and double vase-turned side stretchers. Rests on block and baluster turned front legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1790
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
painting (coating)
poplar (wood)
rush (material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Ash
ash (wood)
CHAIR, DINING
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
Painted
painting (coating)
poplar (wood)
Rush
rush (material)
Tulip Poplar
Dimensions
42 x 18 1/3 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.108.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50662
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