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Rocking Chair

Description

Side chair. Ladderback form. Oak or ash seat rails and rockers, maple posts, stretchers, and arms. Five slats, ovoid finials. Old but not original splint seat. Paired incised lines on legs and stiles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Material
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
rush (material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Maple
maple (wood)
Oak
oak (wood)
rocking chairs
Rush
rush (material)
People and organizations
Duren, Samuel Russell
Duren, Sybel Spaulding
Spalding, Thomas
Dimensions
43 1/3 x 25 1/4 x 27 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.948
GUSN
38837

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