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Hall or dining chair

1986.184 (RS25599)

Description

Serpentine crest rail. Maple and birch with dark brown stain. Flaring ears, overshaped stiles and pierced vase-shaped splat; rush seat. Rests on straight front legs with box stretchers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1800
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
birch (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Birch
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Chippendale
dining chairs
hall chairs
Maple
Possibly birch (wood)
Possibly maple (wood)
Dimensions
37 1/3 x 20 x 15 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.184
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50724

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