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Chair

Description

Ribbonback mahogany side chair. Pierced four-slat back with pierced central crowned anthemions; crest rail bears the same design. H-stretcher and back stretcher, serpentine front seat rail. Rests on molded straight legs. Red damask seat cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1805
Material
mahogany (wood)
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Chippendale
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Upholstered
upholstering
Dimensions
37 x 21 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.574B
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Alice A. Stevens
GUSN
55687

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