Rocking Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-2014

Description

Mahonany rocking chair with a shaped crest, a plain slat with applied veneers, and a Klismos-type base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rocking chairs
walnut (wood)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Empire (style)
ChairChair, RockingChair, Rocking

Inscription

Assorted numerals incised on seat frame, slat and crest.

Additional Identification Number

E148

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture; Seating Furniture

Dimensions

33 1/2 x 18 1/4 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Endicott

Accession Number

1933.6843