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Rocking chair

1998.1448 (RS23455)

Description

Cottage style rocking chair. Cane seat and lower back ; legs, stretchers, and rockers painted blue. Carved crest rail with four slender turned spindles connected at bottom to the top rail of the caned lower back. Curving stiles, caned seat, slight cabriole front legs, flat concave front stretcher. Set on rockers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1858
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Cottage
Painted
painting (coating)
rocking chairs
Tudor Revival
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
A.G. Manning
Dimensions
35 1/3 x 19 1/4 x 29 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1448
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18748

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