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

Dimensions

17 x 3.063 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1158