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Cradle

1985.463 (RS117597)

Description

Extremely crude doll's cradle w/ no hood. Plain rockers, slightly rounded footboard and headboard. Evidence of red stain. Paper and textile fragments still on frame. Nailed construction throughout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Toy
Descriptive terms
CRADLE
cradles (children's beds)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4.75 x 8.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.463
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25523

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