Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-23632

Description

Wooden side chair, painted gold. Ornate decoration. Top crest consists of 2 round turned slat pieces w/ 3 short spindles set between them. 4 longer turned spindles comprise back of chair. Caned seat; turned front legs; flared back legs. Two plainly turned stretchers at back; 3 ring-turned stretchers at either side. Two turned front stretchers connected by six short spindles, as in top crest.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

22

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

37 x 16.25 x 15.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5571