A Heirloom Piece! Rock and soothe your little one to sleep in elegance and style with this beautiful Patricia Cradle Rocker. This unique heirloom piece combines a comfy upholstered rocker and a stunning padded cradle in one!
Juno/Optima Maxima/Moon Goddess watches & protects women from the time they are born until they pass through the veil. Juno reresents the Mother, the Full Moon, & is worshipped as giver of light on a full moon. Round & full like a woman's womb carrying a child, ancients believed birth to be Her greatest concern & newborns were said to be blessed & guarded by Juno. The month of June is named after the Goddess. Juno should be invoked in rituals to restore a woman's self-worth.
A 19th century Victorian mahogany cradle in a mahogany stand. The cradle hangs from the stand by two gilded brass brackets that allow it to rock. The cradle has a domed hood which is panelled and has carved and reeded decoration. The stand has a twin support base with cross stretchers and scroll feet, there are two turned mahogany pillars from which the cradle hangs. c. 1870