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Windsor Chair

​American loop back Windsor Chair with bamboo turned legs and stretcher, seven spindles. Possibly of maple and ash. Origin middle Atlantic or New England

Object number: 1974.4.1

Dimensions: Back - 36 1/2” - H at seat 15 3/4” - Depth 14 1/2” at widest point

Estimated age: circa 1790.



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie