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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Shearer Cottage, American, founded 1903  Search this
Medium:
wicker, paint and cloth
Dimensions:
34 x 23 1/2 x 30 1/2 in. (86.4 x 59.7 x 77.5 cm)
Type:
basket chairs
Date:
mid 20th century
Description:
Large wicker rocking chair painted white with a small red and tan floral fabric cushion on the seat and back. The rocking chair was originally used in Unit 1, the Penthouse Living Room, of Shearer Cottage in Oak Bluffs, MA.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Black interiors  Search this
Business  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Shearer Cottage
Object number:
2012.2.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Furnishings, Housewares, and D├ęcor
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56b7375b9-06ea-4225-94cb-8eb6138fd330
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.2.4