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Rocking Chair

Description

Mahonany rocking chair with a shaped crest, a plain slat with applied veneers, and a Klismos-type base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Inscriptions
Assorted numerals incised on seat frame, slat and crest.
Material
mahogany (wood)
veneer
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
Chair, Rocking
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
rocking chairs
veneer
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
33 1/2 x 18 1/4 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.6843
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry Endicott
GUSN
2014

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