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Pattern Stamping Mold

Description

Fan-shaped carved stamping mold depicting geometric floral spray of two 44-petal red flowers, green leafage, off-white ground and back; wood with long handle in reverse; old paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Inscriptions
Two handwritten paper labels on the backside: 1. Bought/ in/ Vermont [per NFL] 2. Brands used/ in stamping./ Mr. Barney [not in NFL's handwriting]
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
Painted
Pattern
patterns (guides)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10 3/4 x 10 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.536
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10644

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