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Description

Iron brace w/ shaped centerpiece and pivoting arched "handle" connected to square nail constructed wood tray by thin rope.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1900
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
rope
wood (plant material)
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
Rope
rope
SCALE
scales (weighing devices)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
7 x 13 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.320
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14303

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