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Jar lid

Description

Metal lid w/ incised decorations, leaves around rim and butterfly shape on top. Dome shaped lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
incising
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
figure- and animal-derived motifs
foliation (pattern)
Incised
incising
jars
leaf (plant material)
Leaves
lids
METAL FRAGMENT
Pewter
Possibly pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
1 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2014
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17874

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