Bellows

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-51142

Description

Two onion-shaped wood paddles with tapering, rectangular handles. They are joined at the sides by leather and at the top by a steel ring and a conical ball-tipped head. The paddles are painted brown and have a tin plate nailed to one side. Also, string is tied to the handle and leather plate inside of the bellow.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bellows
leather
pine (wood)
steel (alloy)
string (fiber product)
tin (metal)
pine (wood)
Pine
Tin
Leather
Steel
String
BELLOWS

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

19.75 x 8.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.806