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Bellows

2006.44.1570 (RS101924)

Description

Bellows in the shape of a spade, the tip is metal. The body and handles are decorated with feathers and in the center of the front is an initial in a circle. The center of the back has a hole. The empty space has been etched to create lines on the surface. The nails holding the leather to the wood are visible. The leather between the two wooden paddles have three folds creating two humps. Attached to the handles is a string.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"P"
Material
leather
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
bellows
Bellows
leather
metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 4/16 x 15 x 5 6/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1570
GUSN
224762

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