This is an early Shaker fruit drying tray that dates back to c.1850-70. It has good simple form with a dry untouched surface. It is well constructed with dovetailed corners, mortised joints and is square nail constructed. The wood is white pine and it is in original condition with no breaks or repairs. Enfield or Canterbury Community.
Measures: 16″ deep x 42″ long x 3 1/2″ deep