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Side chair


By tradition, "this chair came from the old Folger Farm (now gone) 'out Polpus Way' on Nantucket Island--Mass--and was my great-great Grandmothers, Gemima Folger, born Nantucket, 1762"; descended to the donor; gift of Mrs. Walter Tebbetts, Waban, Mass. (Accession Date September 12, 1973)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter Tebbetts

about 1750–1800

Object Place

New England?, United States

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Medium or Technique

Painted wood, possibly maple




Furniture, Seating and Beds