Miniature Fancy Side Chair with Red Paint

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Description

SP1114

Miniature fancy side chair featuring a red painted surface, a tablet crest with yellow and green decoration and yellow carriage striping throughout.  New England, 1810-1835. Eastern white pine seat and likely maple turnings.

What makes it special?  The elaborate and thoughtful carriage striping and bold red paint make for an eye-catching little treasure of a chair. Perhaps it was a proper seat for a very special doll…