Slaughterer's Horse

1850–1920


Object Place: Maine, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 36.8 x 139.7 x 40.6 cm (14 1/2 x 55 x 16 in.)

Accession Number

1983.302

Medium or Technique

Maple

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture

A bench with four stake legs, inserted through the top and wedged in place,with chamfered edges; the top is a hewn plank about three inches thick, with remains of bark on the front and the bottom; a 3/4-inch hole is drilled through the top at one end; the top is deeply scored with blade cuts and stained.

Provenance

Purchased in 1981 by the donor from a dealer in Amherst, New Hampshire; Gift of Robert F. Trent in memory of Loren Jesse Pollock (1899-1973) (Accession Date September 14, 1983)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert F. Trent in memory of Loren Jesse Pollock (1899-1973)