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Towel Rack

1991.1462 (RS21608)

Description

Wooden towel rack, with dome trestle feet and 3 horizontal bars of mortise and tenon construction; unfinished (pine?); somewhat heavy.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1899
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
joining
mortise-and-tenon joints
nailing
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
joining
Mortise & Tenon
mortise-and-tenon joints
Nailed
nailing
Pine
pine (wood)
Rack, Towel
racks (supporting devices)
Dimensions
35 1/2 x 27 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1462
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2982

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