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Chair

Description

Chair with yoke shaped crest rail and pronounced carved ears. Shaped stiles with chamfered backs enclosing modified owls-eye pierced splat, cut-out, not carved. Flag shaped seat with figured horsehair covered slip seat. Marlborough legs with outside egde chamfered on front. Four plain rectangular stretchers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cherry (wood)
horsehair
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Cherry
cherry (wood)
Chippendale
horsehair
Horsehair
Maple
maple (wood)
Oak
oak (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
33.5 x 19.875 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.618
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72426

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