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Object Name Bench, Cobbler's
Date 1880-1920
Maker Unknown
Material Wood/Metal
Used Blue Mountain House
Description Portable wooden cobbler's bench with two storage levels. The lower level is a wide open shelf, the top level is narrower and is divided into four sheet metal-lined sections. At the center of the top shelf, attached from the outer sides, is a 2.5" iron handle. The legs are supported on two sides by triangular shaped braces. The ends of the bench have a simple scroll design cut into them. Small slotted bracket nailed to one end, possibly holder for a knife or other tool. Nailed construction.
Dimensions H-21 L-22 D-12.75 inches
Collection T:COB
Catalog Number 1955.001.0035
Other number AM 0030
Imagefile 050\1955.001.0035.JPG
Species Bench, Cobbler's