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Match holder

1998.996 (RS23766)

Description

Tin match holder painted red; 2 cylinder shaped holders on backboard w/ hole for hanging; holders have scalloped bottoms and tops.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
HOLDER, MATCH
match holders
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
4.75 x 4.5 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.996
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19235

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