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Object Name Chair, Folding
Maker Philander Derby
Material Wood/Cloth
Used Blue Mountain House
Description Folding chair, also called a Spanish Deck Chair. Wood frame with tapestry seat and seat back and tapestry covered arms. Tapestry tacked to seat, seat back and arms with brass tacks. This chair has a stile that is at a diagonal and becomes the front leg rather than the back leg. Finials at top of stiles, with brass piece at finial's top; PR finial missing. Decorative carving on stiles, seat back and arms. "No. 575 Made by Philander Derby; Gardner, Mass Patented."
Dimensions H-32.25 W-20 D-24 inches
Collection HI50E
Catalog Number 1955.001.0092
Other number AM 3773
Imagefile 050\1955.001.0092.JPG
Species Chair, Folding