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Carving of an Egg

Description

Wood carving of an egg(?) highlighted with off-white paint at either end and a light brown center which could possibly be worn paint. There is a large crack running across and through all of one side so perhaps this is to be a large walnut?

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th Century
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Carved
Carving
carving (processes)
carvings (visual works)
Painted
painting (coating)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.544
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10652

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