Wooden leg of Gouverneur Morris
Oak, leather, metal
Overall: 42 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. ( 108 x 36.8 cm )
Turned and carved oak prosthetic leg made in two sections; lower section tapers downward and has knob at base; upper section attached with metal ring and screws and forms U-shape with one side twice as long as the other; center of U lined with green leather; short side has slots for tie to secure leg; mounted on circular wooden base with metal rods.
Gift of Mrs. Frederick Menzies
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