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Treen Plate

Description

Wooden plate fashioned from a single piece of wood; small rim and shallow well; incised bands on the reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1700-1799
Inscriptions
Handwritten (NFL) on small fabric label on reverse: LITTLE
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
carving (processes)
incising
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Incised
incising
Plate
plates (dishes)
Possibly ash (wood)
Treen
treenware
Dimensions
8 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.415
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2392

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