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Cradle

​American baby cradle - nicely finished and typical style. Scroll shape at head and foot, cut out handholds at sides, nicely shaped and detailed rockers. Mahogany, but bottom board may be poplar. May have been a cradle descended from a family in Maryland. Probably Maryland in origin

Object number 1932.2.1

Dimensions: 38” long x 19-1/2” wide x 27” tall (at head) 17-3/4” at foot

Rockers 24-1/2” long

Estimated age: 18th century



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Thank you.  You help[sic] me learn everything to know about the Joel Lane House! When the cabinet door open[sic] it gave a few of us a scare! Merry Christmas.

Catherine