Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1765-1785

GUSN

GUSN-44445

Description

Side chair. Mahogany primary wood, maple secondary, leather, brass. Pierced "owl's eye" splat; yoke shaped crest with molded ears; leather seat outlined with decorative brass nails. Rests on front cabriole legs terminate in pad feet; chamfered rear legs. Legs have block and turned stretchers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Chippendale
maple (wood)
Mahogany
Maple
Chippendale
CHAIR

Additional Identification Number

16.1983

People and Organizations

Roby Family

Buckingham, Mary E. C., 1851-1896
Sears, Marian B., 1879-1943

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

37 7/8 x 22 1/3 x 15 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1987.1443

Places

Massachusetts (United States)