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Captain's Chair

1971.793 (RS117777)

Description

Eight knopped spindles supporting wide arms and rolled crest rail; slightly dished seat surmounting turned legs; one stretcher front and back and two left and right; painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, CAPTAIN'S
chairs (furniture forms)
low-back Windsor chairs
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Windsor
Windsor chairs
Dimensions
33.25 x 23.375 x 21.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.793
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5475

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