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1998.1997 (RS24252)

Description

Small metal box w/ applied birds, lid piece not attached. Lily pads and bird on top, 3 single birds on sides and rose w/ bird on front. One hinged lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
BOX
boxes (containers)
Brass
brass (alloy)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Lily Pad
Rose
rose (genus)
water leaf (motif)
Dimensions
1.25 x 2 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1997
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17857

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