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Armchair

1967.129 (RS33396)

Description

Armchair with shield-shaped upholstered back, open arms; arm supports and legs have stop-fluted decoration; original under-upholstery.

Details

Maker
Hains, Adam, 1768-1820 + (Furniture worker)
Attributed to Bertault, George, 1793 (Upholsterer)
Date
1793-1797
Inscriptions
Label on back of front seat rail: ALL KIND OF/CABINET AND CHAIRWORK/DONE BY/ADAM HAINS,/No. 1[?] NORTH THIRD STREET,/ PHILADELPHIA.
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Material
ash (wood)
mahogany (wood)
upholstery
Object type
Furniture
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
armchairs
ash (wood)
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Federal
Fluted
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Unidentified Textile
Upholstered
upholstery
Dimensions
33 3/4 x 23 1/4 x 19 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1967.129
GUSN
728
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