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Object Name: One from Pair of Side Chairs
Date: 1846-1847
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Medium: Rosewood
Dimensions: Overall: 37 x 18 x 23 in. ( 94 x 45.7 x 58.4 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Rococo revial side chair with scroll-carved scrolled crest and oval piercing below crest; front seat rail and knees carved with reversing C-scroll, foliage, and shell motifs; short cabriole legs with scroll feet; rectangular rear legs. Upholstered with modern gray fabric with black stripes.
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Abeel Canda
Object Number: 1947.272c
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According to the donor, this suite of furniture was made for his grandfather John Howard Abeel, who lived on the corner of 8th Street and 2nd Avenue.