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Coathanger

1991.1579 (RS21318)

Description

Rounded ends with arched center pierced with hanging holes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Inscriptions
Written on pencil on a label on the side of the object: ""E.H""; and ""S.L. Sawyer""(?) On the other side is ""K.Mabel...Kate.""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
coat hangers
COATHANGER
Pine
pine (wood)
Shaker
Shaker (Christian sect)
Dimensions
1.5 x 14.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1579
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3084

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