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Trestles

Description

A pair of crude trestles with wood branches for supporting poles, which are minimally curved and pegged into the cross bar- a square rough pine piece. The wooden crossbars are 2" square, between the legs at the base it is 17 1/2".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Descriptive terms
Pegged
Pine
pine (wood)
TRESTLES
trestles (furniture components)
Dimensions
19.5 x 30 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1049.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11295
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