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Side chair

Date:
1770–90
Geography:
Made in New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany, red oak, sweet gum
Dimensions:
38 1/2 x 22 1/4 x 22 in. (97.8 x 56.5 x 55.9 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles A. Poindexter, 1962
Accession Number:
62.250.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: incised on top of rear seat rail and on underside of shoe: II
descended in the Verplanck family, New York, until 1956; Dr. Charles A. Poindexter, 1956–1962
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