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Rocking chair

1983.157.9 (RS25592)

Description

Rocking chair w/ rectangular crest w/ (?) panel and horizontal grooves over 4 short ring-turned spindles and medial slat. The rest of back caned to lower slat. Grooved stiles and shaped slightly bowed half arms over trapezoidal caned seat w/ molded rail. Short turned front legs joined by pair of turned stretchers. Squared back legs w/ chamfered edge. On rockers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Material
ash (wood)
cane (plant material)
oak (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Ash
ash (wood)
Cane
cane (plant material)
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Oak
oak (wood)
rocking chairs
Accession Number
1983.157.9
GUSN
15015

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