Bellows

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-6346

Description

Scalloped edged teardrop shape bellows, with ring turned brass air pipe; red leather bags attached to wood with pointed brass tacks, elaborately carved wood with raised floral bouquet, painted black, underside undecorated.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bellows
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
leather
hardwood
floral patterns
Unidentified Hardwood
Leather
Brass
Carved
Bouquet
BELLOWS

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

7.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1253