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Description

Pair of cermic hands holding open shells, possibly for holding jewelry (or possibly a creamer (?), or other service item). White hand with outstretched finger stands on pink ruffled cuff with blue band. Pink colored shells with scalloped and wavy sides. One end of shell appears to be a spout. Opposite end appears to be a finger (illeg.) hold. Hollow interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
Late 19th Century
Material
ceramic (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Bric-a-brac
ceramic (material)
Possibly knickknacks
shell (animal material)
Dimensions
4 3/8 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.825.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175274

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