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Side chair

1780–1800


Object Place: Marshfield, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 96.8 x 48.9 x 37.5 cm (38 1/8 x 19 1/4 x 14 3/4 in.) all approximate

Accession Number

1985.693

Medium or Technique

Maple, ash, rush seat with later upholstery

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

Painted in gold on middle slat: "1768".

Provenance

By tradition, owned originally by a member of the Ford family of Marshfield, Massachusetts; by descent to John Ford; 1973, by descent to his wife; 1985, gift of Mrs. Marion Ford, Marshfield, Massachusetts (Accession Date September 24, 1985)

Credit Line

Gift of Marion S. Ford