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Trinket box

1998.1951 (RS24273)

Description

Container in shape of small cloven hoof, metal and leather. Top w/ hinged lid, small button on front opens lid. Leather body-leg, metal hoof and lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
aluminum (metal)
leather
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Aluminum
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
leather
Leather
Possibly aluminum (metal)
Dimensions
3 (H), 0.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1951
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17810

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