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Collection Fort Nisqually Permanent Collection
Object ID Number 2007.04.02
Object Name Chair, Rocking
Description 19th-century cane-seated and -backed rocking chair. Similar to the maple rocking chairs that were part of an 1854 inventory of goods from San Francisco, and is an example of a typical possession of an HBC employee, such as William Young.
Measures 44 inches tall, 21 3/4 inches wide at the seat, and 18 1/2 inches long. The top of the chair back measures 17 inches wide.
Date Mid-19th century
Search Terms Furniture
Rocking Chair
Maple
Furnishings
Imagefile 004\20070402-2.JPG