Woodbin

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

19th century

GUSN

GUSN-288524

Description

Lift-top wood bin with molded base and wrought iron fittings. Interior fitted with sheet iron liner held with brass nails. Interior of lid painted greeen. Originally with handles on each side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

woodbins
wood (plant material)
iron (metal)
brass (alloy)
paint (coating)
Woodbin

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

15 3/4 x 30 x 20 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.305

Date

19th century (Possibly)