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Side chair (one of a pair)

Inscription

Jelly label in red and white glued to seat rail: " [number?/ C. Allen / 17 chairs in set"

Provenance

Early history unknown, although referred to by the donor as being part of her "family treasures" ; 1949, given to Museum by Miss Harriet A Robeson, 5 Chestnut Streetm Boston, with lifetime use by her; that loan recalled in 1971 (Accesion Date November 10, 1949)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Harriet A. Robeson

about 1800

Object Place

Probably New York, New York, United States

Accession Number

49.1300

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds