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Book Rack

1971.1840 (RS118431)

Description

Rectangular form with geometrically carved rectangular base. Hinged carved ends in a leaf motif that slide out to accomodate more books.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1933
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
carving (processes)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
foliation (pattern)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
RACK, BOOK
racks (supporting devices)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1840
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12736

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