Child's Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-241538

Description

Rosewood chair with turned elements in the chair back; turned stiles with finials, 3 banisters and 3 rails; no arms or stretchers; front legs are turned; rear legs are squared and curved back; wool upholstered seat with red, orange, yellow, green, blue, black and white floral and diamond pattern with brass tacks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

children's chairs
rosewood (wood)
wool (textile)
brass (alloy)
Chair

Associated Person

Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909

Associated Building

Original To Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

25 7/8 x 13 1/4 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Julia B. Shepard

Accession Number

2003.29

Places

South Berwick (York county, Maine)
Maine (United States)