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Side chair

Inscription

"1768" painted in gold on middle slat.

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

1780–1800

Object Place

Marshfield, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1985.693

Medium or Technique

Maple, ash

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds