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Rocking chair

1998.1022 (RS23535)

Description

Rocking chair, painted black w/ red paint visible beneath. Stepped-down crest rail. Seven curved spindles and three spindles beneath arms. Plank seat, turned stretchers and legs. Short and worn rockers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Painted
painting (coating)
rocking chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
41.5 x 21.5 x 25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1022
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19263

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