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Cradle

1986.324 (RS24789)

Description

Splayed sides; corner posts at head topped with urn and ball finial; foot post topped with bun finials; shaped rockers; unfinished wood.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Sleeping & Reclining Furniture
Descriptive terms
Bed
Bed, Child's
Cradle
cradles (children's beds)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Dimensions
20 1/2 x 46 1/2 x 21 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.324
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14307

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