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Set of Six Racquet-Back Chairs
Catalog#: Item 4694
Category: Furniture - American
SubType: Chair
Origin: America-USA
Era: 19th Century
Height: 35-1/2 inches (seat 17 inches) inches
Set of Six Federal Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Dining Chairs comprised of two arm chairs and four side chairs each having a carved crest rail with flower-head terminals above a leaf and bellflower carved racquet shaped splat, all above an upholstered over seat supported by line inlaid tapered legs.

Retaining a fine old finish and mellow patina. All original except for only customary minor repairs.

Philadelphia, circa 1800.

Provenance: C. L. Prickett Antiques, 1974; Andrew Wolf, New York.

Heights 35-1/2', seat heights 17'.

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