Peg Board

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1830-1880

GUSN

GUSN-3333

Description

Five turned, unpainted, mushroom cap pegs on a rectangular cream-painted board with three screws through it.

Details

Descriptive Terms

racks (supporting devices)
maple (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Shaker (Christian sect)
maple (wood)
Maple
Turned
Shaker
RACK

Inscription

In NFL's hand on a paper jelly jar label in crayon on the back is: Shaker/from/Ed. Andrews. In blue crayon/chalk on the back is: No.7 .

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 x 36.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1119