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From: Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., "Catalog of the Rhode Island Historical Society Furniture Collection, Rhode Island History, vol. 16, no. 1 (January 1957), 32–33, no. 24, (right), ill.
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Bow-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF6264

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

37 3/4 15 5/8 17 1/8 in. (95.89 39.69 43.5 cm)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

The Rhode Island Historical Society

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple, pine, and hickory

Provenance

Moses Brown (1738–1836), Providence, Rhode Island; by descent to his granddaughter Avis Lockwood Harris (1802–1892), Providence, Rhode Island; by descent to William H. Harris, Providence, Rhode Island; by descent to his daughter Anna G. Harris Rose, Providence, Rhode Island; by descent to Julia D. Cushman, Providence, Rhode Island; given by Julia D. Cushman and her brother Franklin R. Cushman to the Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence, 1950

Associated names

Moses Brown
Avis Lockwood Harris
William H. Harris
Susan Gould Harris
Anna G. Harris Rose
Julia D. Cushman
Franklin R. Cushman

Bibliography

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., "Catalog of The Rhode Island Historical Society Furniture Collection," Rhode Island History 16, no. 1 (January 1957): 32–33, no. 24, (right), ill.