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Rocking chair

1998.1481 (RS23494)

Description

Grecian rocking chair. Mahogany veneer and graining, now badly faded. Curving stiles join low arm supports. Curved legs; rockers worn down from use. Metal supports beneath arms. Upholstery badly faded.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Neo-Grec
Néo-Grec
rocking chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
34.25 x 20.5 x 26.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1481
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18846

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