Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1790-1820

GUSN

GUSN-253566

Description

Windsor style with step-down crest. Seven spindles with single ring marking lower quarter. Seat incised with line in front of spindles. Bamboo turned legs having front and rear stretcher doweled into legs at middle ring, with side stretchers even with lower ring. Floral tablet on center crest, whole chair overpainted with later dark brown paint.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
Chair

Inscription

BH (written in chalk)

Associated Person

Thacher, Mary

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

55.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA, Northeast

Dimensions

34 1/2 x 16 1/4 x 15 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.260