Rocking Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-59707

Description

Boston rocker. Mahogany, maple, and pine. Windsor base. Blue quilted canvas cushion. With the exception of the rockers, traces of black, green, and yellow paint appear throughout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rocking chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
canvas
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Windsor chairs
Windsor
Maple
Pine
Mahogany
Coated Canvas
CHAIR, ROCKING

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

45 x 21 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.3210

Places

Massachusetts (United States)