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Tray

Description

Square, maple, with carved openwork in reticulated basketweave pattern, its incised pattern evident at corners; sides joined with small nails/tacks and glue.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Dunlap, Samuel (II), 1751-1830 (Maker)
Date
1780-1820
Location of origin
Chester & Salisbury, NH, USA, New England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
maple (wood)
reticulation
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Basket Weave
basketmaking
Carved
carving (processes)
Maple
maple (wood)
Reticulated
reticulation
Tray
trays
Dimensions
9 x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.246
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2236

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