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Banister-back armchair


Object number

RIF4294

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 105.093 cm (41 3/8 in.); Height, seat: 41.91 cm (16 1/2 in.); Width: 63.818 cm (25 1/8 in.); Depth, seat: 41.275 cm (16 1/4 in.)

Date

1850–1900

Current location

National Society of Colonial Dames of America

Geography

Made in Rhode Island, Possibly made in Southeastern Massachusetts
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple, ash or oak

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

William and Mary

Provenance

National Society of Colonial Dames of America, Massachusetts, 2009

Bibliography

Brock Jobe, Gary R. Sullivan, and Jack O'Brien, Harbor and Home: Furniture of Southeastern Massachusetts, 1710–1850 (Hanover, N.H.: University Press of New England, 2009), 65, pl. 10.1.