Overall: 6 ft. 3 1/2 in. × 49 1/2 in. × 23 1/4 in. (191.8 × 125.7 × 59.1 cm)
Empire swinging cradle with trestle base; cradle supported between two stiles each with turned column surmounted by ball finial and two splayed legs ending in brass paw feet; turned stretcher joins stiles; cradle sides with row of 10 swelled spindles; headboard and footboard each with two inset panels and double-arched crest rail; 4 turned posts at end receive removable tester (b), made up of four S-shaped tester posts hinged to a disk and ball finial; mattress (c).
Gift of Mrs. Willis Reese
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