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Spit Box

1991.149 (RS20967)

Description

Round bentwood form with four tapering finger laps, bentwood rim with straight lap, held together with brass tacks, natural finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Bentwood
Maple
maple (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
Shaker
SPITTOON
spittoons
Dimensions
5 5/8 (H), 12 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.149
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2138

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