Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

GUSN

GUSN-222144

Description

Klismo style side chair. The table crest is between the stiles and is outlined in gold with two plants. There is one rail in the middle of the back. The seat is rush and the front seat rail is outlined in gold with six fleur de lis. The front and rear legs curve out in the Empire style. The two side stretchers are rounded, and the front stretcher curves in toward the middle of the chair.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
wood (plant material)
paint (coating)
rush (material)
Empire (style)
Chair

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

33 5/16 x 17 12/16 x 16 9/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2628