Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1770-1800

GUSN

GUSN-53308

Description

Side chair. One of two. Maple or cherry and pine, brass tacks. Slat back with pierced slats and crest, over-the-rail upholstered seat bordered by brass drop nail heads that form a swag pattern. Straight stretchers. Rests on Marlborough legs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
cherry (wood)
textiles
wood (plant material)
upholstering
Norway spruce (wood)
cherry (wood)
Chippendale
Cherry
Pine
Unidentified Textile
Upholstered
Chippendale
Chair

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

38 1/2 x 21 7/8 x 17 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Virginia L. Hodge and Katharine D. Parry

Accession Number

1942.1229

Places

New Hampshire (United States)