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Child's rocking chair

Object Number: 
1943.291
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Poplar, caning
Dimensions: 
Overall: 27 1/2 x 15 x 24 in. ( 69.9 x 38.1 x 61 cm )
Description: 
Child's poplar rocking chair with mahogany stain and caned seat and back; scalloped crest rail and stile with undulating curve that continues in scrolled arm; turned front legs joined by turned stretcher, rectangular rear legs, two plain, round stretchers on either side, and one plain, round stretcher in back.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Samuel White Patterson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group