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Blanket drying arm

Description

The long rectangular arm supported by a conforming diagonal brace is attached to a square-shaped upright element with tapering ends fitted to chamfered pintles. Painted gray-green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1810
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
CRANE, BLANKET
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
racks (supporting devices)
Dimensions
35.75 x 90.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.321
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2313

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