Cradle

Cradle
Title
Cradle
Date 
1750-1800
Medium 
Poplar, pine, iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 28 1/2 x 25 x 42 in. ( 72.4 x 63.5 x 106.7 cm )
Description 
Poplar and pine cradle with hood with faceted top, a cut-out handle at either side, slightly arched foot board, and molding along edge of base; cast iron ornament attached to top of hood consists of horseshoe with spread eagle on top and clasped hands and words "GOOD LUCK" inside; raised on shaped rockers.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Frederic Griffith
Object Number 
1952.16
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this cradle was used in the donor's family.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group