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Object description

  • American artist
  • Ropework Beckets, late 19th century
  • Rope, paint, leather
  • United States
  • Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield, 1960
  • M10698


These are ropework beckets. The ropes are bent like horseshoes with a knotted rope used as a connector at the top to form a handle shape. The rope knots are painted red, white, and blue.