Shaker Museum

Chair, Rocking

#3 production rocking chair with arms, South Family, Mount Lebanon, NY

Object ID
1959.11249.1
Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Family
South Family
Description

#3 rocking chair with arms and three slat back. Maple turnings, arms, rockers, and slats. Replacement tape seat. Rockers secured to chair with wood screws. Mortise and tenon joints pinned with wire nails. Greenish seat tape and foam rubber padding are contemporary replacements. Plain weave in seat. Chair stained dark brown and varnished over. Decal label on inside of left rocker.

Dimensions

34 3/4 x 19 1/4 x 23 1/2 in. (88.4 x 49.0 x 59.7 cm)

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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