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1998.483.2 (RS21636)

Description

Pair of bronze paperweights w/ bust of Henry Clay on base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1852-1865
Inscriptions
Painted on front, below bust: ""CLAY"" Pencil on adhesive on bottom of .2: ""From Jane Tucker, Wiscasset/ Head of Henry Clay/ Oct. 9, 1962 1777-1852""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bronze (metal)
casting (process)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Bronze
bronze (metal)
Bust
busts (figures)
casting (process)
PAPERWEIGHT
paperweights
Slip Cast
People and organizations
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852
Dimensions
3.5 x 4.75 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.483.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18450

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