Skip to content

Search Collections

Firkin

1986.1171A-C (RS25683)

Description

Of circular staved form with inverted "U" shaped tabs on each side of the rim with rectangular cutouts. The slightly tapered sides are held in place by interlocking bentwood laps. The interior is painted white and the exterior green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1915
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
bentwood
painting (coating)
staves (boards)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
bentwood
Bentwood
BUCKET
buckets (vessels)
Painted
painting (coating)
Staved
staves (boards)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6.875 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1171A-C
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51294

Comments