Hall or dining chair

Date

1770-1800

GUSN

GUSN-50724

Description

Serpentine crest rail. Maple and birch with dark brown stain. Flaring ears, overshaped stiles and pierced vase-shaped splat; rush seat. Rests on straight front legs with box stretchers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hall chairs
dining chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
birch (wood)
maple (wood)
maple (wood)
Chippendale
Birch
Maple
Chippendale
CHAIR

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

37 1/3 x 20 x 15 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.184

Places

Massachusetts (United States)