Skip to content

Search Collections

Ball Feet on Trestles

Description

A pair of ball feet on trestles. Rear support is "J" shaped. The ball feet and four of the trestles have the remains of original blue paint. The turned and incised front ball feet are on a rectangular board with "boot jack" like end support with a "V" cut.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
incising
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
feet (object components)
Incised
incising
STAND
stands by form: base form
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 22 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.372AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11424

Comments