Rocking Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-66548

Description

Rocking chair. Pine, cane, unidentified wood painted brown. Flat double volute crest rail surmounts plain turned posts and seven curved spindles. Shaped seat frames caned center, rolled front skirt; S-shaped arms with two supports. Rests on Baluster and ring-turned legs and front stretcher and plain rear legs and side stretchers on rockers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rocking chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
caning
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
pine (wood)
Pine
Painted
Caned
CHAIR, ROCKING

Associated Person

Jewett, Mary Rice, 1847-1930
Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

44 1/3 x 23 1/3 x 27 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1966.383

Places

Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably