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Woodbin

Description

Lift-top wood bin with molded base and wrought iron fittings. Interior fitted with sheet iron liner held with brass nails. Interior of lid painted greeen. Originally with handles on each side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Possibly
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
Woodbin
woodbins
Dimensions
15 3/4 x 30 x 20 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.305
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
288524

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