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Object Name Chair
Catalog Number 1986.56.1
Date ca. 1860
Material(s) Wood
Dimensions H-34 W-18 D-23 inches
Description This is a transitional Victorian to Empire style side chair with an elaborately carved crest rail. The chair is made of solid rosewood except the seat rail which is walnut veneer over rosewood. The seat is covered with red and gold damask fabric. There is an applied medallion in the center of the front seat frame.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Chairs
Search Terms furniture
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS