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Plate rack

1985.275 (RS118615)

Description

Use unidentified. Simple nailed construction. X-shaped legs at each end w/ a rectangular stretcher across center, supporting a plank above each side w/ a sawtooth rach element nailed to the interior surface (one slightly lower than the other).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Maple
Possibly maple (wood)
RACK, PLATE
racks (supporting devices)
Dimensions
10.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.275
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25013

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