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Cricket cage

Cricket cage
Usage Conditions Apply
ca. 1903
Decorative Arts
Cricket cage
Brass, metal wire, painted wood
Credit Line
Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
Rectangular, with arched top and square loop handle; wooden corner posts and frame painted white, with blue and red dots; sliding door of brass.
Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
made in
Florence, Italy