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Upholstered rocking chair

1986.189 (RS24744)

Description

Scrolled crest, stiles, curving arms and arm supports; convex seat rail, saber legs, scroll front rockers; upholstered back, seat, and arm rests in modern blue and white fleck woven fabric.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Empire
Empire (style)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
rocking chairs
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
40.5 x 23.5 x 35 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.189
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50729

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