Federal Carved Mahogany Shield-back Side Chair, Salem, Massachusetts, c. 1800, the serpentine crest above a three-part splat with carved floral elements and punchwork terminating in a leaf- and punch-carved quarter-round, on a serpentine seat joining molded square tapering legs, ht. 37 1/2, seat ht. 17 1/2 in.
Furniture from a Salem, Massachusetts, Collection
Slight abrasion to front and back, stile has loosened but is stable. Chair is in good condition.
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