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Trinket box

1998.2255AB (RS24243)

Description

Parian trinket box; round; molded grape leaf decoration on cover and around box; raised dotted band around cover's edge and rim of box; remnants of grape finial on cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
molding (forming)
porcelain
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Applied
appliqué (technique)
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Molded
molding (forming)
parian (porcelain)
Parian Ware
Porcelain
porcelain
pottery (object genre)
Vine
vine scrolls
Dimensions
2.375 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2255AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18158

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