The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

A $5,000 cradle for a royal baby

Two men work on an elaborate cradle created for Princess Maria Pia of Savoy, first child of Italy's crown princess, Marie José of Belgium, and Prince of Piedmont Umberto II of Italy. It was a gift from Italian mothers.

11 x 10 cm

Tribune Company


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