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Rocking Chair

Description

Boston rocker. Mahogany, maple, and pine. Windsor base. Blue quilted canvas cushion. With the exception of the rockers, traces of black, green, and yellow paint appear throughout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
canvas
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Coated Canvas
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
rocking chairs
Windsor
Windsor chairs
Dimensions
45 x 21 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.3210
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59707

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