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1971.1826 (RS118417)

Description

Flat rectangular base enclosed by hinged scallopecd ends with dark burl and blonde veneer forming a cameo and scroll pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
burl veneer
veneer
walnut (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Blonde Veneer
Burl
burl veneer
Cameo
cameos
RACK, BOOK
racks (supporting devices)
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
veneer
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
7.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1826
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12722

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