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Object ID 1985.020.002
Object Name Chair
Collection Furniture
Credit line DHS Purchase
Year Range from 1820
Year Range to 1840
Description One of a set of 6 fancy chairs with a rush seat and klismos form that is painted black with gold decoration. The crest rail has a lyre and leaf design in gold. The horizontal stay rail is anthemion-shaped at the ends and square in the center with a floral design. The front stretcher is also carved/shaped.
Dimensions H-32.75 W-17.5 D-16 inches
Subjects Chairs
Furniture
Search Terms Side Chairs
Furniture
Chairs
Room Front Hall (First Floor)
Place of Origin Philadelphia, PA or Baltimore, MD