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Painted Pew Door Panel

1991.1594 (RS20842)

Description

Small, rectangular panel with bevelled irregular edges; the number three is painted in white in the center within 2 black ovals and a wreath of wheat? sheaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Inscriptions
Typed on a jelly label in the lower right of the panel: ""Pew door panel/ from Portsmouth/NH given us/ by the Rocky Gardiners, July 1966""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Oil on Panel
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
Pew
pew components
pews and pew components
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
11 3/4 x 7 1/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1594
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3098

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