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Coal Scuttle And Cover, early 19th century

This is a Coal Scuttle and cover. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is enameled tôle, metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Marietta Peabody Tree.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 62 x 49.5 x 36 cm (24 7/16 x 19 1/2 x 14 3/16 in.)

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Coal Scuttle And Cover, early 19th century; enameled tôle, metal; Overall: 62 x 49.5 x 36 cm (24 7/16 x 19 1/2 x 14 3/16 in.); 1978-178-2-a,b

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