19th Century American (Ohio) Miniature Peaseware turned treen (maple) bulbous form container. This miniature stands approximately 2-1/2" tall. It retains the original finish along with stripe decoration. This is a scarce size for the bulbous form and sought after by collectors of Peaseware.
New England Treen Canister. Ahand made household objects made of wood:species were close-grained native hardwoods: box, beech, sycamore and at times lignum vitae for mallet heads. Made most often by turning and hand carving.