Armchair

Production arm chair attributed to Sister Lillian Barlow or Brother William Perkins, Second Family, Mount Lebanon, NY

1927-1940

Object ID
1992.1.45
Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Makers
Shaker
Family
Second Family
Description

Perkins-Barlow era production chair, possibly a #5. Maple with rush seat; wire nails pin all mortise and tenon joints. Natural finish, which appears to be original to the chair. Rush seat is poorly woven; possibly original to chair.

Dimensions

41 1/4 x 23 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. (104.9 x 59.7 x 47.0 cm)

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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Shaker Museum Armchair. https://shakermuseum.us/object/?id=1227. Accessed on March 5, 2021

PEOPLE

Perkins, William

1861-1934

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PEOPLE

Barlow, Lillian

1876-1942

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