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Rocking chair

Description

Ladder back rocking chair with four slats, painted black with yellow slip on edges. Turned arms, stiles and rails, rush seat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1860
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paint (coating)
rush (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
Chair, Rocking
paint (coating)
rocking chairs
rush (material)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
44 1/2 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.444
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
308498

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