Wine Measure

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-3120

Description

Square-sided shaft tapers to narrow end; each side is incised and paints; varying increments of measurement.

Details

Descriptive Terms

measuring cups
cherry (wood)
incising
cherry (wood)
Cherry
Incised
MEASURE, LIQUID

Inscription

Painted on the side is: ""WATTS BOSTON""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Watts (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

49 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1620

Places

Massachusetts (United States)