Bellows

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-20047

Description

Pair of bellows, red w/ stencil decoration on front. Handle has leaf pattern, body has 3 pieces of fruit and leaf pattern inside black border. Tanned leather connecting wood pieces w/ brass pins. Finished w/ brass tube. Backside--wood has hole in center of body, leather shows through.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bellows
brass (alloy)
leather
wood (plant material)
Leather
Brass
BELLOWS

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

18 x 8 x 2.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.289