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Fence Post Urn

Description

An urn carved in the full round with flame and finial. The body is shaped with fabric-like swags held by bow knots and is raised on a square plinth. It is painted white.

Details

Maker
McIntire, Samuel, 1757-1811 (Maker)
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
Salem, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Site Feature
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Federal
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
URN
urns
Dimensions
38 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.362
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11414

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