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Object ID 1988.006.001
Object Name Chair
Collection Furniture
Credit line DHS Purchase
Year Range from 1815
Year Range to 1825
Description One of a set of six fancy chairs with a klismos form and rush seat that is painted with a warm brown graining with gilt decoration. The chair has a scroll tablet crest with a gilt leaf design. The stay rail is anthemenion-shaped at the end and round in center with a painted rosette. It also has a turned, flattened, angled stretcher.
Dimensions H-33.125 W-17.5 D-16 inches
Subjects Chairs
Search Terms Chairs
Side Chairs
Room Front Hall (First Floor)
Place of Origin Probably Philadelphia, PA