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Keg

Object Number: 
1942.61
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Oak, wood, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 8 in. ( 22.9 x 20.3 cm )
Marks: 
stencil: on reverse: "[?] HILL & BROTHER/ MANUFACTURERS"
Description: 
Barrel-shaped keg composed of oak staves and three iron hoops.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this keg was used to hold white lead.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group