Porridge Container Standard stave construction with three legs back - Decorative Woodcarving
  • Date ca. 1800
  • Place of Origin Norway
  • Creator Unknown

Standard stave construction with three legs and two rising end boards between which the cover is pegged and clamps. Legs and end boards are sculpturally modeled acanthus forms. Acanthus border around center and two bentwood bands. Cover has a large loop for a handle which is flanked by carved acanthus branches.

  • Materials Wood
  • Dimensions height, 12.25 inches; width, 10.625 inches; depth, 9.938 inches
  • Identifier / Source LC1615 - Gift of Norwegian Museums
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