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Side Chair

Date:
1755–90
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Maple, Atlantic white cedar
Dimensions:
39 1/4 x 21 3/8 x 21 1/4 in. (99.7 x 54.3 x 54 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Cecile L. Mayer, 1962
Accession Number:
62.171.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 751
Inscription: incised on front seat rail rabbet: VIII
Harold M. and Cecile Lehman (later Mrs. Cecile L. Mayer), Tarrytown, New York; Cecile Lehman Mayer, Tarrytown, New York, until died 1962, subject to a life estate
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