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Trinket box

Description

Round wooden box, painted black w/ gold and red decoration, red trim paint and inner lining. Lid of box decorated w/ bird in center and fruit and fern border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""Schutemarke/ Gesetzlich Geschutzt/ Rocheitzer/ HunstharB?werg""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Fern
ferns
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Fruit
fruit
Painted
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1908AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17767

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