Lath from General Varnum House

Object Number: 
N-219.5
Date: 
ca. 1770
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/8 x 2 x 18 1/2 in. ( 0.3 x 5.1 x 47 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: on note pinned to lath: "RIVEN LATH/GEN. VARNUM HOUSE/VALLEY FORGE, PENNSYLVANIA"
Description: 
Riven wooden lath from the General Varnum House in Valley Forge, PA.
Gallery Label: 
This riven lath is from the General Varnum House in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group