Rocking Armchair

Date

ca. 1920

GUSN

GUSN-4584

Description

Porch rocking chair; square back of woven rattan openwork patterned terminating in arms flowing from sides; solid woven squared seat with skirt; narrow rockers and whole frame bound with rattan fibers in wicker style; X-shaped central stretcher.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rocking chairs
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
paper (fiber product)
rattan
wood (plant material)
weaving
Unidentified Paper
Woven
Rattan
CHAIR, ROCKING

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

35.5 x 27.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.778