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Adult Cradle

Description

An adult cardle with a trapezoidal headboard and shaped sides; a shorter conforming footboard; a single board bottom; all raised on two shaped rockers. It's white paint is old and faded.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Associated Building
Used At Sturbridge Village. Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CRADLE
cradles (children's beds)
Pine
pine (wood)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Dimensions
78 x 28 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1166
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3382

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