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Letter opener

Description

Souvenir? letter opener w/ marquetry oval set in handle--image of woman in dress. Openwork at handle. Finished wood.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Inscriptions
Painted on opener body: ""Bellagio""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
KNIFE, PAPER
letter openers
Painted
painting (coating)
Souvenir
souvenirs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11.75 x 1.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1966
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17825

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