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Rocking chair

1998.306 (RS23428)

Description

Rocking chair w/ grained and stenciled decoration, especially on curved slat and rolled skirt. Five spindles and two thicker stiles. Caned seat and turned front legs and front stretcher.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
caning
stenciling
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Caned
caning
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
rocking chairs
Stenciled
stenciling
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
29.5 x 17 x 25.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.306
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20084

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