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Vine Barrel

Large barrel held together by vine straps. Has a lid.

ACC 1986.4

OBJ 1986.4.7

31” tall with lid; 20” diameter

Estimated date: Last half 19th century



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie