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Coaster

Description

Painted tinware "toleware" coaster tray, round with uneven edge and reticulated rim; black laquered ground with central flower/leaf decoration handpainted in yellow, orange, red, and green with yellow band around rim (now fitted with straw coaster liner)

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
lacquering
painting (coating)
stamping (forming)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
COASTER`
coasters (containers)
Lacquered
lacquering
Painted
painting (coating)
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.426
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11076

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