Wooden Coffin

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-3265

Description

An unpainted wooden coffin without a lid; nail construction at shoulder angle, corf-cut and held with wedges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffins
butternut (wood)
nailing
Butternut
Nailed
COFFIN

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.1049

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

72 x 18.5 x 13.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1049.1

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