Cradle

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1780-1810

GUSN

GUSN-222685

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

Descriptive Terms

cradles (children's beds)
wood (plant material)
pine (wood)
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
painting (image-making)
Cradle

Label

"Yankee Remix," at Mass MOCA, 2003-2004.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably New England

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

35 x 28 1/2 x 60 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2003.10