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Trinket box

Description

Covered Parian trinket box; blue stripes and grape motif; oval shape w/ scalloped band around edge containging blue stripes; blue stripes around side of box are paired; relief grape bunch on cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
?
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
molding (forming)
porcelain
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Applied
appliqué (technique)
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Grape Bunches
Molded
molding (forming)
parian (porcelain)
Parian Ware
Porcelain
porcelain
pottery (object genre)
vine scrolls
Dimensions
2.25 x 3.75 x 2.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1958AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17817

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