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Slat-back Rocking Chair

Description

Armchair; ash seat rails and stretchers; leather upholstery; grain-painted. Three-slat back; leather-upholstered seat replaces original rush seat. Rockers are a later addition.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1780
Material
upholstering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
rocking chairs
slat-back chairs
Upholstered
upholstering
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
37 1/2 x 20 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1975.183
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
41612

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