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Rod-Back Windsor Chair

1986.640 (RS25608)

Description

Windsor rocking chair with a rod-shaped crest-rail and arms with two supports. There are 7 bamboo turned spindles stiles and bamboo turned stiles, legs, and stretchers. It has a "U" shaped cushion seat and is painted brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
Chair, Rocking
painting (coating)
square-back Windsor chairs
Dimensions
28 3/4 x 18 3/8 x 23 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.640
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51019

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