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Squeak toy (baby in cradle)

Squeak toy (baby in cradle)
Title
Squeak toy (baby in cradle)
Date 
1875-1900
Medium 
Cloth, wood, papier-mâché, leather, paint, paper, lace
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 7 x 6.4 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Squeak toy with molded papier-mâché baby in wooden cradle mounted on rectangular base/bellows, which is in turn mounted on rockers; baby's head is painted with black hair and black eyes; a lace collar surrounds the head and the baby is tucked into calico bedclothes; cradle painted yellow with red, blue, and green designs.
Object Number 
INV.11519
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group