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Chair

Description

Chair. Carved serpentine back with scrolled horizontal splat; black horsehair seat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1860
Material
cherry (wood)
horsehair
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Places
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Cherry
cherry (wood)
horsehair
Horsehair
Rococo Revival
Upholstered
upholstering
Dimensions
34 3/8 x 19 x 17 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.70
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
51344
Reference Notes
Wesselman, Linda J. and Martha D. Hamilton. Earliest Recollections: Furnishings from the Family of Edwin B. Sears. Boston: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, 1984.

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