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Rocking chair

Description

Shaker style rocking chair with turned knob finials, round stiles and shaped flat back splats. It has a flat, black and red woven seat, curved arm, tapered balusters, and mushroom terminals. The front and rear legs are rounded with seven round stretchers between them. The rockers are tapered.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Inscriptions
"Shaker's / No. 6 / Trade Mark / Mt. Lebanon, N.Y." (Text fits into an oval, around a rocking chairl)
Location of origin
New Lebanon, New York
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Lebanon (Columbia county, New York state)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chair, Rocking
cotton (textile)
rocking chairs
Shaker (Christian sect)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
17 6/16 x 23 14/16 x 29 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2600
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222135

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Shaker #6 Rocker

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