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Easy Chair

1971.732 (RS159854)

Description

Frontal two legs are ring-turned, terminating in brass feet which rest on castors; back two legs squared and raked back, on castors; square seat with serpentine front; scrolled arms are recessed, leading into scrolled wings; serpentine crest rail.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, EASY
chairs (furniture forms)
easy chairs
Federal
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Sheraton
Dimensions
46 x 35.5 x 33.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.732
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5410

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