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Accession number 1962.056
Catalog Number 1962.056.0001
Object Name Chair, #0 Rocking
Description Child's rocking chair; has a tapd back and seat; acorn finials; arms have high domed mushroom caps on them; 1 stretcher on all four sides; front posts taper; chair is stained a medium brown; the horizontal tapes are light brown; the vertical tapes are yellow/green striped; the top part of the seat as well as the back have faded considerably so that the chair tapes look almost like two shades of brown; there is a decal on the inside of the right rear post near the underside of the seat that reads, "Shakers No. 0 Mt. Lebanon, N.Y."; the tapes of the chair seat are secured with some small nails that are visible underneath; there are two relatively large black lines on the taped back of the chair
Date c.1890
Depth (in) 10
Height (in) 23.5
Width (in) 12.75
Material Wood/Tape
Place of Origin New Lebanon