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Dining chair

1949.890.10 (RS119998)

Description

Slightly raked frontal ring turned legs on ball feet enclose turned foot rests. Saddle-shaped seat. Painted gold with gilt and black string decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1820
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
chamfering
gilding
painting (coating)
rush (material)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, DINING
chairs (furniture forms)
Chamfered
chamfering
dining chairs
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
Rush
rush (material)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
34 x 18 x 19.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.890.10
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7709

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