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Tray

Description

Square copper tray; Japanese female figure w/ elephant on leash; decoration is embossed; paired leaf pattern bordering edge; woman in kimono and elephant w/ draped covering over body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
copper (metal)
embossing
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Copper
copper (metal)
Elephant
elephant (animal)
Embossed
embossing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Oriental
Orientalism
TRAY
trays
Woman
women (female humans)
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
4.75 x 4.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2120
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17987

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