Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-24828

Description

Wide curve top chair rail w/ broad vase-form splat. Stiles curved down toward seat w/ narrow rails framing horse hair upholstered center and slight flare up at the ends. Front legs are simple cabriole and back legs are slightly flared.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
mahogany (wood)
veneering
Empire (style)
Mahogany
Veneered
Empire
CHAIR, SIDE

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

32.5 x 16.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.131.2