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Side chair

Inscription

" B PROCTOR" branded on inside of back seat rail.

Provenance

Probably owned originally by Benjamin Proctor, whose name is branded on the inside of the back seat rail; purchased by the museum from Richard Raymond, Brimfield Antiques, Brimfield, Mass. (Accession Date January `4, 1976)

Credit Line

Frank B. Bemis Fund

1765–75

Object Place

Boston or North Shore, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1976.58

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, white pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds