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Crib

Description

Four low posts enclose cane panels on sides; ball finials surmount posts. Reeded section w/ urn turning descends to block which joins side rails on bottom of caned section; central turned supports run rail to rail on caned sides; interior of caned sections have half-round molding which encompasses all four sides; posts descend to feet w/ four ring turnings; casters below; one side drops for access.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1815
Material
cane (plant material)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Cane
cane (plant material)
CRIB
cribs (children's beds)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Dimensions
44.25 x 33 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.199A-M
GUSN
17388

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