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Cradle

Place Made:
Perquimans County North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1800-1825
Medium:
walnut –iron
Dimensions:
HOA 27″; WOA 23-1/2″; LOA 41″
Accession Number:
5496.1
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Hooded cradle on two rockers; exposed joints at front and rear corners; screws across the top of hood; four rectangular metal braces on the inside connecting hood to sides of cradle; rockers attached to bottom board of cradle with rosehead nails.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Benjamin Hobbs.