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Coathanger

1991.1578 (RS21318)

Description

Rounded ends and arched center pierced with two hanging holes that are laced with cotton tape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Inscriptions
Written in ink on the sides is: ""Charlotte Smith""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
coat hangers
COATHANGER
Maple
maple (wood)
Shaker
Shaker (Christian sect)
Dimensions
1.875 x 15.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1578
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3083

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