Crib

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1780-1810

GUSN

GUSN-5493

Description

Rectangular form; four square Marlborough legs support rails at sides which hold bottom board; vase turning above ascends to top rail; turned spindles are enclosed between rails throughout, finials cut off, blocked Marlborough feet; remnants of original red stain.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cribs (children's beds)
sleeping and reclining furniture
birch (wood)
Birch
CRIB

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

29.5 x 26.875 x 42.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.809