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Title Split Bottom Chair
Object Name Chair
Catalog Number KM2013.53.2
Description Mid to late 19th century split bottom chair features ring and vase turning on front posts, scored posts and legs, shaved and pegged posts, graduated slates, tapered feet, a herringbone pattern split bottom seat that is possibly hickory and original, and a shape-turned front stretcher.
Made Browning, George W., Sr. (1814-1871) or Browning, George W., Jr. (1858-1910
Place of Origin Anderson County, KY or Spencer County, KY
Used Kentucky
Material Wood
Artist Browning, George W., Sr. (1814-1871) or Browning, George W., Jr. (1858-1910
Role Artist Furniture Maker
Search Terms Furniture
Subjects Furniture --United States --History.
Furniture, American.
People Browning, George W., Sr., 1814-1871
Browning, George W., Jr., 1858-1910
Caption Split Bottom Chair (Front View)
Number of Images 6
Dimensions H-34 W-19 D-15 inches
Dimension type 1
Depth (ft) 1.25
Depth (in) 15
Dimension Details Height at front leg: 16.50"
Height at seat: 15.00"
Width at seat (back): 15.50"
Height (ft) 2.833
Height (in) 34
Width (cm) 48.26
Width (ft) 1.583
Width (in) 19