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Armchair

1971.788 (RS117774)

Description

Bow back Windsor arm chair has round crest rail and round arm rail, pierced by six dowel spindles; four spindles support arm rail at front; two frontal arm supports have ring turnings; elongated saddle seat, peaks at front center; back legs are round, swelled at center; side stretchers swell at center where they are jointed by two corresponding medial stretchers; front legs have ring-turnings with bulbous feet; stained dark brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
oak (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Oak
oak (wood)
Windsor
Windsor chairs
Dimensions
36.5 x 23.5 x 26.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.788
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5470

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