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1998.2292 (RS24195)

Description

Wooden tea chest w/ blue paper liner inside w/ oak leaf print. Opens w/ one sliding piece on top. Marquetry box. Complex geometric designs on outside w/ multi-colored pieces. Primarily tan, brown and green. Triangular sections on sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
marquetry
pine (wood)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Marquetry
marquetry
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
5.75 x 7.5 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2292
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18198

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