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Easel

1971.1317 (RS118095)

Description

Body carved in low relief symmetrical naturalistic design of grapes and vine with branches; hinged curvilinear bar at front bottom edge folds out to hold music or picture; hinged Y shaped support on back forms stand.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1880
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
carving (processes)
hardwood
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
EASEL
easels
Grape
hardwood
Mahogany
Possibly mahogany (wood)
Unidentified Hardwood
Vine
vine scrolls
vines
Dimensions
12.125 x 17.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1317
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6523

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