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Object Timeline

1905

  • Work on this object ended.

1968

  • We acquired this object.

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  • You found it!

Rocking Chair (USA), ca. 1900

This is a rocking chair. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is painted maple. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Bent into Shape.

This object was donated by George J. Fino. It is credited Gift of George J. Fino.

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 119 x 58 x 61cm (46 7/8 x 22 13/16 x 24in.)

Cite this object as

Rocking Chair (USA), ca. 1900; painted maple; H x W x D: 119 x 58 x 61cm (46 7/8 x 22 13/16 x 24in.); Gift of George J. Fino; 1968-143-1

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Campana Brothers Select: Works from the Permanent Collection.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18464395/ |title=Rocking Chair (USA), ca. 1900 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=15 December 2017 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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