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1998.2320 (RS24227)

Description

Etched brass container; long cylindrical piece w/ hinged crowned lid on side; attached to small jar-shaped container w/ scallop-shell hinge lid. Artifact etched in linked geometric design, asst. border designs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Location of origin
India
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
Object type
Container
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
VIAL
vials
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
1.5 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2320
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18230

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