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Towel rack

1998.1455.10 (RS23449)

Description

Spool-turned towel rack, part of a suite of cottage-style furniture. Painted light green with spool-turning throughout. Two racks at the top and mid-section. Rack rests on peg-shaped turned feet. Square corners at top and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1858
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cottage
Painted
painting (coating)
RACK, TOWEL
racks (supporting devices)
Tudor Revival
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
A.G. Manning
Dimensions
29 x 24 1/3 x 10 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1455.10
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18794

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