Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1840-1858

GUSN

GUSN-18277

Description

Side chair. Painted red; curved crest rail above four spindles and stiles w/ slender turnings. Plank seat; turned front legs and front stretcher. Tapered and flared back legs .

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Painted
CHAIR, SIDE

Inscription

Engraved on underside of seat rail: ""HEYWOOD CHAIR MANFC. Co./ GARDNER MASS U.S.A.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Heywood Chair Mfg. Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Gardner, MA, USA

Dimensions

32 1/3 x 16 x 15 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1471.5

Places

Massachusetts (United States)