Corner Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1775-1805

GUSN

GUSN-59711

Description

Corner chair composed of maple and pine. Writing surface composed of two pieces and mounted to arm; not original to the chair. Crest has been rescrewed to arm. Chair has been stripped and refinished a dark brown. Traces of black paint visible throughout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
ash (wood)
hickory (wood)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Maple
Ash
Hickory
CHAIR, CORNER

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

27 x 31 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.3214

Places

Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably