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Rocking and Wing Chair

1991.1468 (RS21585)

Description

Barrel-back wing chair with rockers, high rounded back and outturned arms; deep seat with cushion; red-painted maple square splayed legs on pointed rockers with wooden pegs; chair covered with modern upholstery in "salmon and off-white tweed."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Possibly
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Maple
maple (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
rocking chairs
Upholstered
upholstering
Dimensions
43.5 x 28 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1468
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2988

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