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Portland cutter

2006.44.496 (RS11081)

Description

Open, one seat Portland cutter on two runners. The cutter has a curved dash with a leather wing on each side. The seat is upholstered in a blue wool fabric. the body and runners are painted blue with pale blue detailing. There is a wooden whip holder in the front, right corner of the cutter. The body is attached to the runners by six metal rods.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1897
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
metal
wood (plant material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Land Transportation -- Animal-powered
Descriptive terms
Cutter, Portland
metal
portland cutters
wood (plant material)
wool (textile)
Dimensions
51 x 43 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.496
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
175102

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