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Ash tray

1998.4456 (RS23843)

Description

Ash tray; earthenware w/ green majolica painting, shaped like a cluster of leaves arranged in a circle. Edges are frayed to resemble leaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1900
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
painting (coating)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
ASHTRAY
ashtrays
Earthenware
earthenware
foliation (pattern)
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
maiolica
Majolica
Painted
painting (coating)
Dimensions
1.125 (H), 5.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4456
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19594

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