Scalloped crest and punch tin work decorative pie safe, food storage compartment on top, one shallow drawer, and cupboard on bottom. Mortise and tenon construction, two vertical beveled panels framed into back, beveled panels on interior doors and sides, drawer is dovetailed front and back and have beveled bottom. Refinished, door latch is replacement, key hole is filled in, wooden knob has replaced it.
83.19 x 45.13 x 19.5 in. (211.30 x 114.63 x 49.53 cm)
Place of Origin
Gift to Winedale Historical Complex from Ima Hogg, 1967.
Artisan or Artist
tin ; pine ; cupboards
Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- inorganic material -- metal -- nonferrous metal -- tin (metal) ; Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- biological material -- plant material -- plant material -- wood (plant material) -- softwood -- pine (wood) ; Object Facet -- Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- Furnishings (Hierarchy Name) -- furnishings (artifacts) -- furniture -- case furniture -- cupboards -- food cupboards (general cupboards) -- kitchen safes
Tools and Equipment for Materials -- food processing and preparation tools and equipment -- food storage equipment -- cupboard, food storage -- safe, kitchen
case furniture -- kitchen safes
Winedale Historical Complex, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Local Resource Number
Catalogue No.: W-1h 6-67
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
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Hill Texas Archive Research Notes
More information available in: Lonn Taylor and David B. Warren, Texas Furniture, The Cabinetmakers and Their Work, 1840-1880, Austin: University of Texas Press, 1975, p. 267.