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Armchair

Place Made:
Possibly Clarke County Georgia
Date Made:
1780-1820
Medium:
wood –paint
Dimensions:
HOA: 39 3/4″
WOA: 23″
DOA: 18″
Accession Number:
5621
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Armchair, turned back and front posts; turned finials; back consists of one horizontal turned rail over nine spindles between two rectangular rails; flat arms ending in outwardly curved handhelds which protrude over the front post; front two stretchers are turned and show a lot of wear; two plain side stretchers and one plain rear stretcher.
History:
Discovered in a barn in Clarke County, Georgia.
Credit Line:
Gift of Dale L. Couch in honor of Jeff Finch