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Birdcage

Description

Wire and wood cage w/ circular hook upon wood acorn-shaped finial and domed top. Small spires on corners, wood and wire spring door, 2 mold-blown glass bottles (one pink, one colorless) w/ faceted bottom and circular sun motif above; hole in back and above for water. Cage bottom encloses sliding drawer for cage floor; small shaped pads.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Material
glass (material)
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BIRDCAGE
birdcages (furniture components)
Glass
glass (material)
metal
Unidentified Metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
20.375 x 14 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.115
GUSN
24745

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