Hand Pump

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1800-1900

GUSN

GUSN-3374

Description

Roughly an octagonal red-painted hand pump, with metal fixtures attached to a wood and tin plunger with metal wire. There is indentation along one side for holding. Repair made to pegged anchoring of pump handle held by a wooden pin. A bent ring is attached to the top of the pump for hanging on a wall.

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil paint (paint)
tin (metal)
wire
wood (plant material)
Wood
Tin
Oil Paint
Wire
Pump

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Plumbing Fixture

Dimensions

17 x 3.063 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1158