Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Apparatus for slicing wicker

Object Number: 
1944.355a
Date: 
1825-1900
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 28 x 63 x 24 1/2 in. ( 71.1 x 160 x 62.2 cm )
Description: 
Wooden work bench for slicing wicker; shaped horizontal seat with four splayed legs and angled section mounted at opposite side from seat; foot-controled grip hangs from angled section with dowels.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Professor Gustave Noback
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group