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Child's low-back Windsor hole chair


Object number

RIF3980

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 41.751 cm (16 7/16 in.); Height, seat: 21.114 cm (8 5/16 in.); Width, seat: 30.48 cm (12 in.); Width, arms: 34.29 cm (13 1/2 in.); Depth, seat: 27.94 cm (11 in.)

Date

1845–1865

Current location

The Slater Memorial Museum

Geography

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

Medium

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, Connecticut, 1997

Construction

According to Nancy Goyne Evans, the pale mustard yellow and orange-brown maple-grained ground is old but not original.

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Furniture: Specialized Forms (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1997), 166, fig. 2-43.