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Match holder

Description

Bristol board hanging match holder; slipper shoe shaped; silver bristol board w/ red embroidered decoration in center and at border. Red silk lining on back. Loop at top for hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
match holders
MATCHBOX
paper (fiber product)
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
7 x 2.5 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2297
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18203

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