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"Make-do" Armchair Rocker

1991.123 (RS21400)

Description

Maple and ash armchair converted to wing rocker and upholstered in gray and red fabric, wood painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
Ash
ash (wood)
Chair, Rocking
chairs (furniture forms)
make-dos
Maple
maple (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
rocking chairs
Upholstered
upholstering
Dimensions
45.5 x 21 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.123
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2106

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