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Bowback Windsor Armchair

1970.451 (RS115372)

Description

Bow-back enclosing seven spindles, with bowed medial arm rail extending into flattened arms with scrolled-out handholds. Ring and vase-turned arm supports. Saddle seat with dished center. Ring and vase turned played legs, peg tops extending through to top of seat. H-stretchers with swelled centers.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
ash (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
Ash
ash (wood)
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Windsor
Windsor chairs
Dimensions
36.875 x 23.875 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.451
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64797

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