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Side chair


Object number

RIF2404

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1785–1805

Current location

Daughters of the American Revolution Museum, Washington, D.C.

Geography

Made in Rhode Island, or possibly made in Connecticut
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary); oak or ash (seat rails); cherry (rear seat rail); white pine (corner blocks)

Style

Federal

Provenance

John B. Schermerhorn, Schnectady, New York; by descent to his great grandaughter; given to the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Museum, Washington, D.C.

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