Firkin with cover
A tapering, round, staved form with flat, fitted cover; "fingered" lap on bucket with arched swing handle hold with "button"-shaped wood pegs. Two-fingered hoop laps secured with brass tacks hold staves of bucket. All painted dingy yellow.
Pencil under cover: B-/5-/Aug 37 Pencil at base: 5759/356-
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Food Processing T&E
- Descriptive terms
Possibly oak (wood)
- 9.625 (H), 9.875 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little