Slipper chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1750

GUSN

GUSN-26100

Description

Yoke-shaped crest. Slightly scooped stiles. Low slung squared rush seat. Vase-shaped splat. Ball-and-vase turned front stretcher. Molded side stretchers (ogee-fillet-straight). Block and turned front legs w/ Spanish feet. Back legs raked back. Replacement pink damask seat cushion.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slipper chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Painted
CHAIR, SLIPPER

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35.125 x 22.75 x 19.625 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1303