Arm chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-256253

Description

'Captain' type chair with eight turned spindles in back support. Bent continuous arm having arched crest set on 5 short spindles at center. Half round plank seat. Decorative turnings on front legs and stretcher. Paired dowel side stretchers, single at rear. Painted black with gold stripe outlining seat, crest with highlights on spindles and legs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
pine (wood)
ash (wood)
maple (wood)
Chair

Associated Person

Thacher, Mary

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

310.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Dimensions

31 1/8 x 16 7/8 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.515