|Credit line||Gift of Miss Elizabeth Gawthrop|
|Made||William George Jones|
Wooden cradle with hood and two thick rockers. It has dovetail construction with two hand holds at the side and a dark wood stain.
|Dimensions||H-26.5 W-22.75 L-38.5 inches|
|Owned||Mary Elizabeth Jones|
|Provenance||Originally made by William George Jones (1784-1873) for his daughter, Mary Elizabeth Jones (1807-1890). Mary E. Jones later married Samuel Stroud in 1827, and their daughter Hannah (1841-1919) later married Alfred Gawthrop in 1865. The donor, Miss Elizabeth S. Gawthrop, is their daughter and William G. Jones' great-granddaughter.|
Jones, William G.
William G. Jones
Mary Elizabeth Jones
New Castle County
|Material||Mahogany; poplar (floor & rockers)|
|Place of Origin||Wilmington, DE|