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1971.1366 (RS118123)

Description

Olive drab circular wood body with appliqued red felt Maltese type cross motif, red dots and gilt trim; loop handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
felt (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
cookware
Cross
Felt
felt (textile)
Maltese crosses
POTHOLDER
potholders
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1366
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6583

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