Windsor Armchair Rocker

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-7610

Description

Comb-back crest above seven tapering spindles that fit through curving arm railing. Two cylindrical and two bamboo-turned arm supports. Saddle seat. Bamboo turned legs and H-stretcher. Chair painted mustardd yellow. Rockers stained reddish brown (rockers added).

Details

Descriptive Terms

Windsor rocking chairs
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Windsor chairs
Children's furnishing
Pine
Maple
Turned
Painted
Windsor
CHAIR, ROCKING

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

28.375 x 16.75 x 17.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.762