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Swift, Umbrella

Table or umbrella swift, Hancock, MA

Object ID
1957.8951.1
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Description

Maple base clamp and screw and slat fixtures, oak standard, maple swift clamp screw, elm swift clamp body, wire retainers/hinges, iron or steel pivot rivets, string slat ties. Yarn cup has heavy layer of tan paint inside and out. Some slats show yellow wash; rest of device appears to have a clear finish except for majority of slats, which appear unfinished.

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