Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

GUSN

GUSN-222184

Description

Side chair with a table crest rail on top of the stiles. The crest rail is outlined in gold paint and has golden floral designs in the middle. The stiles have been flattened on the front, but stay rounded on the back. The three horizontal spindles are rounded with lines of gold painted on. The seat is heart shaped and wicker. The front seat rail is outlined in gold. The front legs are turned the rear legs are rounded, and there are six stretchers. The front stretcher is an elongated diamond shape, with gold paint and a flower in the center.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Side chair Accession Number 2006.44.2621.2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

33 5/16 x 18 x 15 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2621.1