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Hanging shelf

1998.679 (RS23546)

Description

Marble shelf with three cast iron brackets. Spans the length between two dining room door surrounds in a way that resembles a mantel. Marble is curved at edges, brackets have bird and leaf openwork.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
marble (rock)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
Marble
marble (rock)
Shelf
shelves
Slip Cast
Dimensions
11.5 x 93.5 x 9.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.679
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19826

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