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Chair

Date:
1870
Description:
Wood painted and laquered black. Carved to imitate bamboo. Lattice-like set of spindles in back. Chess-like "pawns" hang from back (2) and from under seat (6). Stretchers cross and meet at beehive shaped fixture. Seat covered in a rose, gold and black floral fabric. (Fabric matches that on #2000.7.11.)
Subject:
China Trade Export
Partner:
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center
Part of:
Rutherford B. Hayes
Source:
http://rbhayes.pastperfectonline.com/webobject/CEE1A9F9-A6C3-491B-918B-327065951487
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