Child's High Chair
Maple, pine, ash
35 1/2 x 14 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (90.2 x 36.8 x 34.3 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Sherman
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Child's High Chair, ca. 1775. Maple, pine, ash, 35 1/2 x 14 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (90.2 x 36.8 x 34.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Sherman, 67.128.14. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 67.128.14_bw.jpg)
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Windsor type. Traces of red stain remain. Straight cresting tenoned into projecting stiles of "thumb-back" type. Three turned spindles in back. Splayed legs "bamboo"-turned. Four turned stretchers.
Condition: Excellent, although red stain is mostly gone.
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