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Cutlery Tray

Place Made:
North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1810-1820
Medium:
walnut
Dimensions:
HOA 3 13/16″; HOA of divider 6 1/16″; LOA 13 7/16″; DOA 6 1/4″
Accession Number:
4850
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Walnut cutlery tray: Dovetailed at four corners; cutout heart shaped divider; oval cartouche inlaid on each side with string and bellflower decoration; base has rounded edges and is applied by small cut nails.
History:
This piece was found in Concord, North Carolina.
Credit Line:
MESDA Purchase Fund