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1969.1663.1 (RS116427)

Description

Side chair. Birch, maple, white pine. Square back. Rectangular star-punched crest with carved swag motif. Lattice-back slat consists of interlaced arches. Over-the-rail mulberry leather upholstery with decorative brass nailhead border. Rests on tapered front legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1814
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
birch (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Birch
birch (wood)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
Upholstered
upholstering
Dimensions
37 x 21 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1663.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
69685

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