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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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Provenance

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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

61.389

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds