First Floor - Keeping Room and Adjacent Foyer
Furniture and Hard Furnishings
Southern New England; 1725-1775, Maple, ash, rush seat
With four arched and bowed slats in the back, the lowest of which missing the upper, bowed half; baluster turnings on the rear posts and turned finials; front posts, ending in ball feet. Legs are joined by ash double side and maple front stretchers and a single ash rear stretcher; rush seat; originally painted. Refinished in a clear coating. Condition is good given age and use.