Beehive

Collection Type

  • Agricultural equipment

Date

1875-1910

GUSN

GUSN-11420

Description

Domed woven form of straw and ash splints on a circular wood base. There are several holes on the dome and one arched opening at the base. It is all varnished.

Details

Descriptive Terms

beehives (apiaries)
ash (wood)
straw (plant material)
weaving
Rye Straw
Ash
Woven
BEEHIVE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Europe

Object Type

Animal Husbandry T&E

Dimensions

14 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.368