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Rocking Chair

Description

Rocking chair. Pine, cane, unidentified wood painted brown. Flat double volute crest rail surmounts plain turned posts and seven curved spindles. Shaped seat frames caned center, rolled front skirt; S-shaped arms with two supports. Rests on Baluster and ring-turned legs and front stretcher and plain rear legs and side stretchers on rockers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Material
caning
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Caned
caning
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
rocking chairs
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Jewett, Mary Rice, 1847-1930
Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909
Dimensions
44 1/3 x 23 1/3 x 27 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.383
GUSN
66548

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