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East chair

1949.312 (RS119430)

Description

Chair with over-upholstered serpentine crest and curved wings terminating in outward- scrolling arms; slightly bowed seat rail. Front legs square, on casters. Rear legs curve backward, on casters. Upholstery: textured green with green fringe at base of seat rail.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
fringe
upholstery
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, EASY
chairs (furniture forms)
easy chairs
Fringe
fringe
Serpentine
serpentine (shape)
Sheraton
upholstery
Upholstery
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
45.5 x 32.125 x 33.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.312
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7485

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