Rocking chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-20084

Description

Rocking chair w/ grained and stenciled decoration, especially on curved slat and rolled skirt. Five spindles and two thicker stiles. Caned seat and turned front legs and front stretcher.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rocking chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
caning
stenciling
wood (plant material)
Stenciled
Caned
CHAIR, ROCKING

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

148

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

29.5 x 17 x 25.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.306