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Object Name PITCHER
Catalog Number 0985.13.00693
Date 1862
Description This is a wooden pitcher with 13 flat sides. It is a carved single piece with a spout and handle. Several nails are driven in near the base.
Material wood
Dimensions H-8.5 W-7 inches
Owned Russell Burton
Made Russell Burton
Provenance "A pitcher carved out of a piece of tree by Russell Burton in 1862. He was too old for service in the Confederate armies."
People Burton, Russell
Subjects Carvings
Elderly persons
Civilians