Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1730-1800

GUSN

GUSN-305577

Description

Side chair with serpentine crest rail, vase-shaped splat, rhombus-shaped seat, turned legs and rails, ended-out Spanish feet, and rectangular back legs. Brown needlepoint seat cover depicts wreath of roses.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
wood (plant material)
wool (hair)
plant fiber
Chair
Chair, Side
Chair, Side

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States, New England

Object Type

Furniture; Seating Furniture

Dimensions

39 x 19 1/2 x 14 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.215

Date

1730-1800 (Possibly)

Places

Possibly