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Pipe box

Description

Open topped box with paddle-like backboard having a hole for hanging. Sideshave "s" shape chamfered cut-out at top. Front has 2 quarter-circle cut-outs forming "V" at top. Single drawer in base thumbnail molded on ends only, 2 dovetails at front, single at back. Case constructed with butted and nailed pine. Odd black stained finish and sloppy residue of white paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1800
possibly
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Box, Pipe
boxes (containers)
pine (wood)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
21 3/4 x 7 7/8 x 4 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.427
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
254993

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