Skip to content

Search Collections

Windsor Armchair Rocker

1949.762 (RS119872)

Description

Comb-back crest above seven tapering spindles that fit through curving arm railing. Two cylindrical and two bamboo-turned arm supports. Saddle seat. Bamboo turned legs and H-stretcher. Chair painted mustardd yellow. Rockers stained reddish brown (rockers added).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
CHAIR, ROCKING
chairs (furniture forms)
Children's furnishing
Maple
maple (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Windsor
Windsor chairs
Windsor rocking chairs
Dimensions
28.375 x 16.75 x 17.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.762
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7610

Comments