Arrow-Back Child’s Highchair
First Floor - Dining Room
Furniture and Hard Furnishings
Southern New England, 1820-1840
Maple, tulip poplar seat; 36 ¼” h. x 16 w. x 17 ¾” d.
Featuring a rectangular crest and three arrow-shaped vertical slats; the turned
arms stand on two turned supports and are tenoned into the rear posts. The
plank-seated chair stands on turned legs (suggesting bamboo turnings) with
tapered feet, joined by turned rungs. Foot rest is a replacement.