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Side Chair

Description

Chair with balloon back and carved rosewood crest with floral motif. Carved serpentine front seat rail and legs. Front casters. Seat and back upholstered in a dark red velvet with purple gimp trim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1860
Associated Building
Used At Alexander House (Springfield, Mass.).
Material
rosewood (wood)
upholstering
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Rococo Revival
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
suites (furniture)
Upholstered
upholstering
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
34 3/4 x 17 3/4 x 24 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.567.1
GUSN
734

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