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Armchair

1770-1785
Origin: America, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
OH: 44 3/4", H. to seat: 17 1/4", OW: 21 3/4", OD: 16 1/4"
Maple, hickory, and tulip poplar
Museum Purchase
Acc. No. 1966-387
High-back Windsor armchair: Yoke-shaped cresting rail with scrolled ears; conforming back made up of nine spindles which extend through horseshoe-shaped arm; arm terminates at either side in shaped knuckles and is supported by three short spindles and a baluster turned member on either side; shaped saddle seat with broad, incised line encircling spindles; four baluster turned legs flaring outward; one medial and two side bulbous turned stretchers.

Woods: Cresting rail, legs, stretchers and baluster turnings under arms: Maple, spindles and arm rail: Hickory, Seat: Poplar.
Mark(s):Partially registered brand that probably is "IHenzey".