Oscillating chair, Ordway Spring, model no. 392 O

 
Oscillating chair, Ordway Spring, model no. 392 O
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  • Title :     Oscillating chair, Ordway Spring, model no. 392 O
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer Albert H. Ordway Designer, spring mechanism Heywood Brothers & Company Manufacturer
  • Accession:     XX1990.1082
  • Country:     United States Gardner Massachusetts
  • Date:     1878
  • Dimensions:     Inches 45 22-1/4 31-3/4, Centimeters 114.3 56.5 80.6
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Furniture/Furniture Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.1082.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Bentwood platform rocking chair with S-scroll arms and caned seat and back; cast iron spring device at bottom center; upholstered adjustable headrest which is mounted to rod at back of chair.