Overall: 25 3/4 x 24 1/2 x 42 1/2 in. ( 65.4 x 62.2 x 108 cm )
Open cradle (no hood) made of mahogany and oak; sides with scroll-cut edges near head board; shaped foot board with broken serpentine edge; cut-out handle on either side and shaped rockers.
Gift of Rufus King
handwritten: on label affixed to underside: "Cradle which once belonged . . . wearingen (1719-1788) of [Virg]inia], to his son Josiah [Swear]ingen], to his daughter, . . . r (Swearingen) Worthington . . . daughter, Sarah (Worthington) . . . to her son, Thomas King, to [R]ufus King, and to his son, . . . the donor."
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