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Rocking chair

Description

Grecian style rocking chair, walnut. Curving stiles join low arm supports that scroll under at tips. Metal rod underneath and parallel to arm supports. Upholstered in blue cotton w/ beige and pink floral detail. Cabriole curved front legs; short rockers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Neo-Grec
Néo-Grec
rocking chairs
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
35 x 20.5 x 28 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4699
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22976

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