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Miniature Armchair

Place Made:
Eastern Tennessee United States of America
Date Made:
1850-1860
Medium:
poplar –oak
Dimensions:
HOA 10-7/8″; WOA 6-5/8″; DOA 6″
Accession Number:
5385
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Miniature armchair with splint-woven seat; two central flat back slats; backposts with turned knob finials; the arms are pegged into the back post and the front post and have five incised lines; the front and back posts taper at the bottom to form feet with flat base; four central oak spindle stretchers join the legs; splint woven seat over poplar and oak seat supports.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Mary Jo Case