Captain's Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1870

GUSN

GUSN-5907

Description

Applied stepped crest with hand hold cut-out; crest curves into arm rail and supports; nine ring-turned spindles; caned seat with curved frontal seat rail; ring-turned front legs; two ring-turned frontal stretchers; tapered back legs; two round stretchers on sides and back. .1-.2) painted goldish brown; .3) varnished.

Details

Descriptive Terms

low-back Windsor chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
cane (plant material)
oak (wood)
Oak
Cane
CHAIR, CAPTAIN'S

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

29.75 x 2.75 x 20.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.995.3