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Oyster shell

Description

Souvenir oyster shell attached to two rocks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1883
Inscriptions
Ink inside shell: ""This oyster is the/ product of the Sheepscott River/ taken near the Falls--/ Rich and/ fine flavored/ 1883/ August""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
rock
seashell
Object type
Animal Artifact
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
rock
Rock
Sea Shell
seashell
SEASHELL
Souvenir
souvenirs
Dimensions
3 x 5.5 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.499
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18474

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