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1970.962.2 (RS115865)

Description

Armchair. Rattan wicker, maple, tufted chintz upholstery. Woven back in diamond pattern with arched crest; wicker braid applied to stiles and half arms; wooden seat frame; red-pattered rep tufted seat cushion covered with polished cotton chintz; woven arched front, side, and back skirts. Rests on wrapped legs and cross stretchers with woven skirt. Labeled at underside of seat: "No. 484/Manufactured by the/Wakefield Ratan Co/Boston/New York/Chicago.\n

Details

Maker
Wakefield Rattan Co. (Maker)
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
Wakefield, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Dimensions
29 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.962.2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
65189

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