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Match holder

1998.4415 (RS23840)

Description

Molded ceramic barrel-shaped match holder; brown w/ trailing vine decoration encircling body; 2 raised bands at top of neck and 2 raised bands at bottom of waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on bottom: ""FGW"" --[w/ illegible #]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
molding (forming)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
Foliate Trail
foliation (pattern)
HOLDER, MATCH
match holders
Molded
molding (forming)
Dimensions
3.125 (H), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4415
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19420

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