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Object Name Chair
Collection Decorative Arts Collection
Catalog Number 2003.2.1
Description Painted wooden side chair. Chair splat is decorated with gold stencil design of acorns, oak leaves, and berries. In addition there are gold-stencilled downward facing arrows on stiles. The legs are turned and decorated with gold bands. Hand-woven rush seat made from the female leaf of the common cattail plant, Typhon latifolia. The leaves are woven directly to the frame. The chair, is a revival, made after the Hitchcock Chair Company was revived in 1948.
Date 1965 ca
Artist Hitchcock, Lambert
Search Terms Carter Family
Subjects Chairs