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Ironing Board

1986.771 (RS25661)

Description

Of oblong wood form with one end broader than the other. The narrow end is pierced for hanging, and the side is incised with an inscription.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1750
Inscriptions
Carved on the edge is: SARAH FRENCH 1744/RF.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Descriptive terms
BOARD, IRONING
ironing boards
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
17.5 x 4 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.771
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11670

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