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Planter

1998.431 (RS23648)

Description

Brass planter decorated w/ Hebrew letters near top/rim. Side decorated w/ images: 2 bearded men, 1 man, 3 pyramids, sphinx, animals, and 2 medallions.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
embossing
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Embossed
embossing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Men
men (male humans)
PLANTER
planters (containers)
Pyramid
Sphinx
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
9 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.431
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18395

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