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Inscription

On proper right upper corned of backboards in black crayon: "11th"

Provenance

Said to have "originally been in a Cape Cod house"; ca. 1956 or earlier, in the Pearson Tavern, Byfield, Mass.; 1956, purchased by the parents of Bruce Miller, who acquired the tavern and its antiques; 1982, in the collection of Bruce Miller, Boxford, Mass.; 1985, purchased by the Museum from Bruce Miller (Accession Date April 24, 1985)

Credit Line

Gift of Marguerite A. Piret and Miriam Stoneman

1700–50

Object Place

Southeastern Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1985.93

Medium or Technique

White pine, oak

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds