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Hat Rack

1971.1292 (RS118083)

Description

Mahogany-stained maple body; elaborately ring-turned shaft with stepped base and four cabriole legs with hoofed feet; top has bulbed finial surmounting small round shelf which holds four fancy, scrolled, cast brass hooks; further down the staff four brass pegs protude.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1860
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
hat racks
Maple
maple (wood)
RACK, HAT
Dimensions
69.5 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1292
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6437

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