Slat-back Rocking Chair

Date

1740-1780

GUSN

GUSN-41612

Description

Armchair; ash seat rails and stretchers; leather upholstery; grain-painted. Three-slat back; leather-upholstered seat replaces original rush seat. Rockers are a later addition.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rocking chairs
slat-back chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
wood (plant material)
upholstering
Upholstered
CHAIR, ROCKING

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

37 1/2 x 20 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1975.183

Places

Massachusetts (United States)