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Bookend

1986.378.2 (RS25279)

Description

Each w/ wood upright in squat baluster form; "punch" carved w/ leafy sprays and geometric devices centering a stack of semi-circles outlined in gilt and painted blue, green, and red w/in a blue field and gilt border; all raised on a tin horizontal plate.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1970
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOOKEND
bookends
Carved
carving (processes)
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5.5 x 4.188 x 3.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.378.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14349

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