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Windsor side chair

Description

Windsor sidechair. Maple, pine, traces of black paint with gold striping Rectangular crest rail over five tapering spindle. Shaped stiles with ears; balloon form plank seat and racking. Rests on bamboo turned legs; with box stretchers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Inscriptions
Scratched into wood on underside of seat: ""TSJ""?
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Maple
maple (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
side chairs
Windsor
Windsor chairs
Dimensions
33 x 17 86/126 x 16 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.513
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50910

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