Swift

Object Number: 
1934.112
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Mahogany
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 1/2 x 30 in. ( 49.5 x 76.2 cm )
Description: 
Mahogany turned swift with a circular base, central standard, and tapered bulb finial, on standard are thin wood strips fastened with rope which form a rack; folds together.
Gallery Label: 
This swift has been handed down through the Rutgers family.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Elizabeth Rutgers Baldwin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group