Fancy Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1805-1830

GUSN

GUSN-7613

Description

Sheraton style side chair. Painted white. Curved round stiles with domed finial. Three pierced ribbon-back slats. Caned seat has outward curving sides. Front legs are round with double ring turning at top. Double side and rear stretchers are round while front stretcher is base and ring turned.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
cane (plant material)
painting (coating)
piercing
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Sheraton
Cane
Painted
Pierced
Turned
Sheraton
CHAIR

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35.5 x 18.25 x 15.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.898.1