Bucket or Firkin
Tapering cylindrical wooden storage bucket with pine staves and ash bands; pointed overlapping joints secured with iron brads and staples; two bands at base and one near top where ash bale handle attaches to sides with dowels with knob shaped ends; similar conforming pine and ash circular top fitted over staves of body.
- Associated Building
- Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
- Object type
- Food Processing T&E
- Descriptive terms
- 9.625 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler