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Miniature slat-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF3985

Maker

Maker: attributed to Thomas Goddard, 1765–1858

Dimensions

Height: 12.859 cm (5 1/16 in.); Height, seat: 6.985 cm (2 3/4 in.); Width, crest: 8.255 cm (3 1/4 in.); Width, arms: 7.938 cm (3 1/8 in.); Width, seat: 7.779 cm (3 1/16 in.); Depth, seat: 7.62 cm (3 in.)

Date

about 1845

Current location

Newport Historical Society

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Thomas Goddard (1765–1858) for his grandchild Matilda Allen, Newport, Rhode Island; by descent to her grandchild Edwina Eberly, Newport, Rhode Island; given to Newport Historical Society, Rhode Island, 1934

Associated names

Matilda Allen
Edwina Eberly

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Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Furniture: Specialized Forms (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1997), 185, fig. 2-64.