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Picture frame

1998.2180 (RS22365)

Description

Oval brass frame for miniature. Frame has scrollwork decoration along its side edges and a ring at its top for hanging purposes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Inscriptions
Etched on inside center bottom: ""16/ [shield w/ star in center]""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
FRAME, PICTURE
frames (furnishings)
Dimensions
4.375 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2180
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18076

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