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Glove Stretcher

1992.463 (RS21157)

Description

A long tapering cylindrical dowel; ovoid turned handle; incised three rungs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
incising
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
glove stretchers
Incised
incising
STRETCHER, GLOVE
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
13 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.463
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11171

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