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Crane

Description

Bracket form with tapered rectangular upright post and rectangular arm with a shaped end and serpentine support; painted a green-yellow; upright post has projecting round points at each end; mortise and tenon construction.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
joining
mortise-and-tenon joints
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Mechanical T&E
Descriptive terms
CRANE
cranes (equipment)
joining
Mortise & Tenon
mortise-and-tenon joints
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
24 x 18.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.992
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3209

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