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Bowl with Cover

1991.400AB (RS20858)

Description

Round treen box carved from one piece of wood; squat rounded form; round lid with rectangular handle locks into inner edge of box (bowl). Painted reddish brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Bowl
bowls (vessels)
Painted
painting (coating)
Treen
treenware
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.400AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2379

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