Rocking Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-38837

Description

Side chair. Ladderback form. Oak or ash seat rails and rockers, maple posts, stretchers, and arms. Five slats, ovoid finials. Old but not original splint seat. Paired incised lines on legs and stiles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rocking chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
rush (material)
maple (wood)
rush (material)
Maple
Oak
Rush
CHAIR, ROCKING

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

43 1/3 x 25 1/4 x 27 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1936.948

Places

Massachusetts (United States)