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Piggin

Description

Stave formed cylinder tapering upwards with vertical grip protruding above mouth. Three groups of lashing, top made of ash while others of split lightwood sapling, not original. Stripped shellac finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1723-1825
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
Pail
piggins
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
17 3/4 (H), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.418
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
254979

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