Child's rocking chair
Oak, rush, paint
Overall: 19 3/4 x 13 1/8 x 16 1/8 in. ( 50.2 x 33.3 x 41 cm )
Child's oak rocking chair with traces of original paint; back with curved and rounded crest rail with ring turnings flanking cylindrical centerpiece and two rectangular slats; straight arms with tapering profile on turned arm supports; trapezoidal rush seat; straight legs that taper slightly on bottom joined by plain, round front, side, and back stretchers; rockers joined to legs.
According to information provided by the donor, this child's rocking chair was used by the Durand family for over one hundred years.
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
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