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Turned Armchair

Artist/Maker:
Unknown
Place Made:
Orange County North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1775-1800
Medium:
maple, and hickory or oak –paint
Dimensions:
HOA: 35 3/4″; WOA: 21″; DOA: 18 1/2″
Accession Number:
5462
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Armchair; three slat ladder back, turned finials, legs connected by one front stretcher and the sides and back have two turned stretchers with four spindles between them; arms are turned and extend past the front post, each side has four vertical spindle supports attached to horizontal turned supports below the arms, arm post are turned; split seat. Entire chair is painted light green.
History:
Found in Orange County, North Carolina
Credit Line:
Gift of Dale L. Couch