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Rocking chair

Description

Rocking chair, wooden, w/ carved crest rail, curved stiles and caned back and seat. Flat, concave front strecther; 2 turned stretchers at sides, one at back. Metal rod above side stretchers acts as additional reinforcement. Cabriole front legs. Set on rockers. Once painted brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1858-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
rocking chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
35 x 17 x 27 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4691
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22968

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