Object Detail


Maker and Role
Franklin Chichester (b.1827, d.1912), Patentee
Date
Jul 22 1873
Object Type
Media
Wood, iron
Dimensions
12 x 6 1/2 x 2 1/2" (30.5 x 16.5 x 6.4cm)
Description
Chichester's patent improves "the action of spring cradles and cribs for children; and it consists in a central pivot at each end of the cradle, attached either to the body or to the base of the crib or cradle, in combination with a plate spring or springs." (Patent Number 141,033)
Collection
Rothschild Patent Model Collection
Object No
2015.14.1597a-c
Currently on Display
No
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