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Bought in 1940 in York County by Olive Lewis of Twin Silos Farm, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Purchased from O. Lewis by G. W. Samaha, Antiques.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by a Friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture and Frank B. Bemis Fund

about 1840–60

Object Place

Probably New York state, United States


Overall: 72.4 x 110.5 x 47cm (28 1/2 x 43 1/2 x 18 1/2in.)

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Medium or Technique

Painted pine; brass




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