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1986.811.2 (RS25405)

Description

Of circular form in opalescent glass pressed, with six petaled stylized flowerheads on a shaped pewter stem with a threaded end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
pewter (tin alloy)
pressing
tin (metal)
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
Flower Head
flowers (plants)
Glass
glass (material)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Pressed
pressing
TIEBACK
tiebacks (fasteners)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
3.75 x 2.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.811.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11867

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