Board cradle. Mahogany with maple rockers, white pine bottom and support blocks. Three-pitch hood, arched skirt, scalloped sides and footboard. Brass bail handle and applied molding.
- Location of origin
- Boston, Massachusetts, New England
- Object type
- Furniture; Sleeping & Reclining Furniture
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
cradles (children's beds)
sleeping and reclining furniture
- 27 1/2 x 22 1/3 x 41 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Mrs. James H. Beal
- Reference Notes
- Jobe, Brock and Myrna Kaye. New England Furniture: The Colonial Era. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1984.