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Photo: Courtesy Little Compton Historical Society, Rhode Island, cat. no. 1996.0043
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Spindle-back side chair


Object number

RIF4747

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

34 1/2 18 3/4 14 1/2 in. (87.63 47.625 36.83 cm)

Date

1660–80

Current location

Little Compton Historical Society

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple, ash and oak

Inscriptions

On bottom of proper left leg "Rockers Removed - Feet Extended"

Style

Pilgrim

Provenance

Sold to the Little Compton Historical Society, Rhode Island, 1991

Bibliography

Little Compton Historical Society, "Chair, Dining," http://littlecompton.pastperfect-online.com/35259cgi/mweb.exe?request=record;id=68FD95B8-A93C-4B6F-8E34-532028717234;type=101 (accessed March 18, 2010).