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Cradle

Description

Large hooded wooden cradle, painted, green on outside, black and red on inside, on two rockers; sides of hood, have scalloped edges; brass plate on back (handle missing).

Details

Label
"Yankee Remix," at Mass MOCA, 2003-2004.
Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1810
Location of origin
Probably New England
Material
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
painting (image-making)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
Cradle
cradles (children's beds)
painting (image-making)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
35 x 28 1/2 x 60 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2003.10
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
222685

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