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Towel Rack

1991.1464 (RS21410)

Description

Wooden towel rack, low, composed of 2 hinged sections that fold flat; 'H' form with 3 bars, the top and bottom conforming to the squared stiles with incised lines; unpainted wood.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1849
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
joining
mortise-and-tenon joints
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Brass
joining
Mortise & Tenon
mortise-and-tenon joints
Rack, Towel
racks (supporting devices)
Unpainted
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
30 x 30 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1464
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2984

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