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Wine Measure

Description

Square-sided shaft tapers to narrow end; each side is incised and paints; varying increments of measurement.

Details

Maker
Watts (Maker)
Date
1750-1800
Inscriptions
Painted on the side is: ""WATTS BOSTON""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cherry (wood)
incising
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cherry
cherry (wood)
Incised
incising
MEASURE, LIQUID
measuring cups
Dimensions
49 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1620
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3120

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