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Rocking chair

Description

Short wooden rocking chair w/ low caned seat and ladder back: consists of four slightly crested slats flanked by round stiles w/ finial tops. Round legs and front and side stretchers. On short rockers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Painted
painting (coating)
rocking chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
34.5 x 18.25 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5692
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23782

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