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Armchair

1970.608.1 (RS115452)

Description

Armchair. Woven rattan wicker, pink satin upholstery. Continuous braiding from crest to front of arms; rectangular shaped seat with rounded back; boxed and buttoned seat cushion; buttoned back cushion; bowed front skirt; cyma-curved side skirt. Rests on six bulbous feet. Label underneath seat frame from Wakefield Rattam Co. (on both chairs) Model No. 477.

Details

Maker
Wakefield Rattan Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1890
Location of origin
Wakefield, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
rattan
silk (textile)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
armchairs
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
rattan
Rattan
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
34 1/4 x 24 x 24 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.608.1
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64642
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