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Cricket Cage (possibly India)

This is a Cricket cage. 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 featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled An ornate cricket cage.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor Garnier Hewitt.

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Cricket Cage (possibly India); Previously owned by Alexander Wilson Drake (American, 1843-1916); ivory, silk (cord and tassel); 1916-19-103-a,b

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