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Victorian Towel Rack

Description

Scrolled trestle base peaks upward at the center stretcher. Sides consist of an elongated U-shaped, turned post. Front and back have two round medial stretchers; top has single round medial stretcher or towel bar. Doweled joints.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
oak (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Oak
oak (wood)
RACK, TOWEL
racks (supporting devices)
Victorian
Dimensions
28.875 x 24.25 x 10.938 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1726
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12592

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