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Coathanger

1991.1585 (RS21311)

Description

Rectangular form with rounded ends pierced with a hanging hole at the center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
Written in pencil onthe side and lower edged: ""ElRer""? and ""Massachusetts""? and ""Shaker-Sabbathday Lake, Maine""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
coat hangers
Coathanger
Pine
pine (wood)
Shaker
Shaker (Christian sect)
Dimensions
1 1/5 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1585
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3090

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