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Busk

1946.373 (RS246236)

Description

Elaborately carved wooden busk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"H. B."
"1773" / "The property of / Mary Preston born / Feb 10th 1738/9"
"Mrs John Patch / Ancient Busk"
Material
chip carving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Clothing; Underwear
Descriptive terms
Busk
busks
chip carving
Garment, Foundation
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1946.373
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Curtis
GUSN
54362

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