Rocking Chair

Unidentified Enfield Shaker maker (Enfield, New Hampshire), American, active 1793-1923

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about 1820-1845

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Overall: 41 1/2 × 18 × 13 in. (105.4 × 45.7 × 33 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill

46.22.17564

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Furniture: Seating

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Initialed, on back of top splat: DH

Exhibition History

Webster Cottage, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Shaker Joinery in New Hampshire, Spring Forum, Museum at Lower Shaker Village, Enfield, New Hampshire, April 12, 1997.

An Ever-Widening Circle of Friends, The Enfield Shaker Museum, Enfield, New Hampshire, May 30-October 31, 2006.

Provenance

Collected by Frank C. (1850-1912) and Clara G. Churchill (1851-1945), Lebanon, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1946.

Old Number

F.946.31.12

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