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Fireboard

Description

Rectangular plank body w/ breadboard ends w/ pegged construction. Appears unfinished wood (may have been painted at one time).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
FIREBOARD
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
33.125 x 40.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.80
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25571

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