Bowl with Cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1700-1799

GUSN

GUSN-2379

Description

Round treen box carved from one piece of wood; squat rounded form; round lid with rectangular handle locks into inner edge of box (bowl). Painted reddish brown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
treenware
Wood
Painted
Turned
Treen
Bowl

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.400A,B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

3 1/2 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.400AB