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Cricket Cage (possibly India), late 19th century

This is a Cricket cage. It is dated late 19th century and we acquired it in 1916. Its medium is ivory, silk (cord and tassel). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and catalogued by Carl C. Dauterman. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (cage): 5 x 2.9 x 4 cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.) L (cord & tassel): 62.3 cm (24 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Cricket Cage (possibly India), late 19th century. Ivory, silk (cord and tassel). Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt. 1916-19-103-a,b.

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