Painted Pew Door Panel

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1775-1800

GUSN

GUSN-3098

Description

Small, rectangular panel with bevelled irregular edges; the number three is painted in white in the center within 2 black ovals and a wreath of wheat? sheaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pews and pew components
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
pine (wood)
pew components
Oil on Panel
Pine
Pew

Inscription

Typed on a jelly label in the lower right of the panel: ""Pew door panel/ from Portsmouth/NH given us/ by the Rocky Gardiners, July 1966""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

11 3/4 x 7 1/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1594

Places

New Hampshire (United States)