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U001.11.483
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Victorian Butcher Block Table)
Date (Execution) : unknown
Geographical Origin : unknown
Cultural Group :
Style / Period : DA Victorian 1840-1900
Medium / Material  : unknown wood; unknown metal; glue; unknown varnish; wax/sealant
Support / Technique : carved; cut; forged; molded; sculpted; painted; assembled
Object Type : chopping blocks
Visual Description : Wooden butcher block consisting of 2 parts: A=upper wooden block consisting of four pieces held together on the four side corners with 6.5x28.5cm (hxl) metal bands with six metal screws each. B is a wooden, four-legged stand for the top of the butcher block. The spaces between the depth of the right and left side legs are braced with a piece of wood each. In turn, these braces are held with a long piece of wood attached into their centre. Top chopping area of the block is extremely worn and used.
Accession # : U001.11.483
Width (cm) : 91.00
Height (cm) : 17.00
Depth (cm) : 61.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :