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Side Chair

Date:
1765–90
Geography:
Made in New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany, white pine, tulip poplar
Dimensions:
37 7/8 x 22 1/4 x 21 in. (96.2 x 56.5 x 53.3 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Given in memory of George Drew Egbert and Estelle Powers Egbert, by their children, 1966
Accession Number:
66.108.6
Not on view
Inscription: incised inside rear seat rail: VI; incised in white chalk on the right triangular glue block: 23; incised on the left glue block: 24
George Drew Egbert and Estelle Powers Egbert, Princeton, New Jersey, before 1940; their children, Donald Drew Egbert, Princeton, New Jersey, Louise Egbert Sailer, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, and Miriam Estelle Egbert, Concord, New Hampshire, until 1966
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