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The stiles are molded but the top rail is plain with a continuation of the outer bead of the stiles. The interlaced splat has a wide, eccentric center piercing, and only the two upper scroll ends are carved. There is a molded shoe, and the seat is upholstered over the frame. The cabriole...

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Early history unknown; 1961, gift of John H. Ricketson, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Accession Date May 10, 1961)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. John H. Ricketson

About 1765–80

Object Place

Salem, Massachusetts

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 144


Overall: 95.6 x 60.3 x 55.9 cm (37 5/8 x 23 3/4 x 22 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine




Furniture, Seating and Beds