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Outstanding Pair of Philadelphia Side Chairs
Catalog#: Spring 2010
Artist: Not Available 
Category: Furniture - American
SubType: Chair
Origin: PA
Style: Chair
Era: 18th Century
Height: 40 inches
Outstanding Pair of Chippendale Mahogany Side Chairs each having a serpentine crest with a cabochon carved cartouche and chip-carved knuckle ears, pierced vase-form splat with carved volutes, fluted stiles, molded seat rail, original slip seat frame, a carved shell centering the apron, cabriole legs with shell carved knees ending in ball and claw feet, and retaining a fine mellow patina.

Philadelphia, circa 1770.

Height 40", seat rail height 16.75".

Provenance: The Matson-Clayton-Osbourne-Ross families; all of Chester Heights and Boothwyn areas of southern Delaware County, Pennsylvania.

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