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Philadelphia Shell Carved Side Chair
Catalog#: Spring 2006
Category: Furniture - American
SubType: Chair
Origin: America-USA
Era: 18th Century
Philadelphia Shell Carved Side Chair, in walnut, circa 1765. This chair retains a fine old mellow surface, beautiful acanthus carved knees and returns (all original), ball and claw feet, shell in apron, shell in crest, and a very rare feature of opposing tassels and beautifully executed carved pierced splat and fluted styles.

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