Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1724-1750

GUSN

GUSN-750

Description

Side chair. Soft maple. Arched undulating crest. Canted back with molded stiles. Leather upholstery on seat and back. Front stretcher with central ball and ring turning and urn-shaped side turnings. Rests on block and baluster-turned front legs. Plain raking back legs and side and back stretcher.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Boston chairs
leather
maple (wood)
Chair
Chair, Side
Chair, Side

Associated Building

Used At Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Boston, MA

Dimensions

41 3/8 x 18 1/2 x 18 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1954.32

Places

Massachusetts (United States)