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Boston rocker

noun
1.
an American wooden rocking chair having a solid, curved seat, often painted or grained, a spindle back, narrow rockers, and usually gilt designs stenciled on the crest rail.
Origin of Boston rocker
1855-1860
1855-60
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  • In this best room were, also, several rush-bottomed stencilled chairs, and a Boston rocker.

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