Comb-back Windsow armchair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

GUSN

GUSN-222253

Description

Comb-back Windsor armchair. High back with a curved crest rail terminating in carved s-curls. There are two splats and five spindles. The lower splat curves and becomes the arms of the chair. The arm supports are turned. The seat is saddle shaped. Turned legs with h-shaped stretchers. Red fabric cushion.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Windsor chairs
wood (plant material)
cotton (textile)
Windsor chairs
Chair

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD361

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

48 1/8 x 27 9/16 x 15 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2593

Places

Probably Vermont (United States)
Probably Burlington (Chittenden county, Vermont)