A celebration of 
craft and industry, tradition and innovation

Four Centuries of Massachusetts Furniture, a consortium of eleven cultural institutions, showcased the rich furniture traditions of Massachusetts in a year-long celebration featuring special events and exhibitions.

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Slat-Back Great Chair

Boston or Salem, MA, 1650-1700

Maple, ash

Collection of Concord Museum

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Barnstable or Yarmouth, MA, 1665-1685

Red oak, white pine

Collection of Historic New England

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