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Side chair (one of a pair)

about 1800


Object Place: Probably New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 92.1 x 53.3 x 48.3 cm (36 1/4 x 21 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

49.1300

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

Jelly label in red and white glued to seat rail: " [number?/ C. Allen / 17 chairs in set"

Provenance

Early history unknown, although referred to by the donor as being part of her "family treasures" ; 1949, given to Museum by Miss Harriet A Robeson, 5 Chestnut Streetm Boston, with lifetime use by her; that loan recalled in 1971 (Accesion Date November 10, 1949)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Harriet A. Robeson