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Side Chair

1971.486 (RS116296)

Description

Carved and scalloped crest rail with secondary horizontal cross piece supported by turned and blocked stiles with bulbous finials; upholstered center back and seat; turned and blocked frontal legs; raked-back rear legs; carved medial stretcher; two rectangular stretchers on each side and one on back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1715-1725
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
carving (processes)
silk (textile)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Possibly silk (textile)
side chairs
Silk
Walnut
walnut (wood)
William and Mary
Dimensions
46.75 x 17.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.486
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5082

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