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Swift

A work made of maple, birch, iron, and cotton twine.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of maple, birch, iron, and cotton twine.

Date:

1840/50

Artist:

Artist unknown
American, Shaker, active 19th century

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Shaker

Title

Swift

Origin

Enfield

Date

c. 1840–1850

Medium

Maple, birch, iron, and cotton twine

Dimensions

Unfolded, maximum width: 54 ✕ 51 ✕ 57.2 cm (21 1/4 ✕ 22 1/2 ✕ 25 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Juli and David Grainger Fund

Reference Number

1988.214

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