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Miniature Paint-decorated Bowl

1991.850 (RS21454)

Description

Turned wood bowl with shallow foot and molded urn; grain painted in ochre and dotted in red to imitate birdseye maple.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Inscriptions
Typed on a paper label located on the base: 507
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Bowl
bowls (vessels)
miniatures (toys)
Painted
painting (coating)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1 1/8 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.850
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2629
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