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Object Name Chair, Reclining
Catalog Number 1986.001
Date 1850-1860
Description This (mahogany and maple veneered OR burl ash veneered with curly maple and ash) reclining chair is upholstered with fretwork decorations at the junction of the arm and seat. The buttons on the upholstery are tufted back and the legs are spindle turned.
Dimensions H-38 W-29 D-29 inches
Owned George L. Christian
Provenance This chair was once the property of Judge George L. Christian, Civil War soldier. This piece is a good example of the mid-nineteenth century period style.
People Christian, George Llewellyn
Subjects Furniture
Chairs
Seating furniture