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Side Chair

Side Chair

c. 1790-1800

Part of a set. See all set records

Mahogany

Overall: 90.8 x 48.3 x 52.1 cm (35 3/4 x 19 x 20 1/2 in.)

Gift of Gordon D. Meals and Jean F. Meals in memory of Moselle T. Meals 1986.208.2

Description

Chairs of this or similar design seem to have been made by several Boston cabinetmakers. This chair may have belonged to one or more members of the distinguished Derby family or West family-or both-of nearby Salem, Massachusetts.

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