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Pipe Box

Description

Hanging Shaker pipe box with one drawer, pine, painted dark red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
Jelly label in drawer: ""Shaker/from/Church Fam/New Lebanon"".
Associated Building
Used At Church Family. Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
nailing
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX, PIPE
boxes (containers)
Nailed
nailing
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Shaker
Shaker (Christian sect)
Dimensions
17.5 x 4.5 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.565
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2516

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