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Object ID 1980.002.001
Object Name Chair
Collection Furniture
Credit line Bequest of Pauline B. Eberhardt
Year Range from 1750
Year Range to 1800
Made American
Description Black-painted slat-back side chair with splint seat: The posts and front stretchers are made from maple; the slats and stretchers are made from hickory. The chair has turned posts with ball finials and four curved back slats. The seat has two plain stretchers on each side, a single front stretcher with two ball turnings, and flattened ball feet at the front.
Dimensions H-40.875 W-18.25 D-17.5 inches
Dimension Details
Subjects Furniture
Search Terms Delaware Valley
Ladder Back Chairs
Room Servant's Room
Material Maple; hickory; splint seat
Place of Origin Delaware Valley