Dining chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1805-1820

GUSN

GUSN-7701

Description

Slightly raked frontal ring turned legs on ball feet enclose turned foot rests. Saddle-shaped seat. Painted gold with gilt and black string decoration. Flattened arms curving downward form single arm support.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dining chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
chamfering
gilding
painting (coating)
rush (material)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
rush (material)
Rush
Painted
Turned
Chamfered
Gilded
CHAIR, DINING

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

34 x 22.25 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.890.1