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Chair

Description

Chippendale side chair; straight legs with beaded edges; side stretchers with corresponding beading; medium stretcher with corresponding beading and rear stretcher. Flared rectangular seat with beading. Shaped rear stiles with scrolled ears. Shaped crest rail. Pierced splat with an applied rounded back, fitted into molded shoe.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1790
Material
mahogany (wood)
upholstering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Chippendale
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Upholstered
upholstering
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
38 x 21 x 17.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.344B
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert
GUSN
55985

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