Osage (Native American). <em>Cradle Board</em>, late 19th-early 20th century. Walnut, brass tacks, 10 x 41 in. (25.4 x 104.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1911, Museum Collection Fund, 11.694.9007. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.11.694.9007_view1.jpg)

Cradle Board


Medium: Walnut, brass tacks

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th-early 20th century

Dimensions: 10 x 41 in. (25.4 x 104.1 cm)


Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H17, 5G

Accession Number: 11.694.9007

Image: CUR.11.694.9007_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This cradleboard is dark brown wood with metal tacks in a zigzag decoration across an area in the top. Rest of the cradle is missing. BArbara Hail Confirms it is Osage back cradle board.

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