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Writing Armchair

Place Made:
Greene County Tennessee United States of America
Date Made:
1820-1860
Medium:
maple –hickory
Dimensions:
HOA: 46 1/2″
WOA: 29″
DOA: 19 1/2″
Accession Number:
5732.1
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Writing armchair with ball finials; back posts are tapered from bottom up; four arched back slats; turned front posts; writing surface above a small drawer; tapered feet; two stretchers on front and each side, one stretcher in back.
History:
Descended in the Rhea family of Greene County, Tennessee.
Credit Line:
Nancy C. James MESDA Purchase Fund