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1916

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Bird cage in the form of a church Birdcage, 1850–1900

This is a Birdcage. It is dated 1850–1900 and we acquired it in 1916. Its medium is wood. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 96.5 x 61 x 29.8 cm (38 x 24 x 11 3/4 in.)

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Bird cage in the form of a church Birdcage, 1850–1900; USA; wood; H x W x D: 96.5 x 61 x 29.8 cm (38 x 24 x 11 3/4 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1916-19-95-a/c

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