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Souvenir tree trunk

1986.380 (RS25270)

Description

Cross section of a tree trunk. Attached note inscribed" "A piece of the Old Elm from Boston Common."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
Handwritten note tacked to top: ""A Piece of The Old Elm from Boston Common""
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
elm (wood)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
Elm
elm (wood)
SOUVENIR
souvenirs
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 0 1/3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.380
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50805

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