Ribbon-Back Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1790-1815

GUSN

GUSN-12060

Description

Rectangular form, trapazoidal shaped seat; straight, molded Marlborough legs; straight plain rectangular stretchers; reeled stiles; three pierced, wiggled slats surmounted by pierced, wiggled crest rail with carved rounded ears; over upholstered seat; painted black throughout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
ribbon-back chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
birch (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
upholstering
Chippendale
Chair
Chair

Associated Building

Used At Rundlet-May House,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

40 1/2 x 21 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.597A

Places

New Hampshire (United States)