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Cradle


Object number

RIF4799

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

27 23 43 in. (68.58 58.42 109.22 cm)

Date

1760–80

Current location

Preservation Society of Newport County

Geography

Possibly made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

vernacular style

Provenance

By descent in the William Hunter family of Newport, Rhode Island; by descent to Mr. and Mrs. Philip G. Birckhead, Fairfield, Connecticut; bequeathed by her to the Preservation Society of Newport County

Associated names

William Hunter family of Newport, Rhode Island
Philip G. Birckhead
Mrs. Philip G. Birckhead