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Trivet

1998.250 (RS23662)

Description

Octagonal trivet w/ transfer print along the sides and image of bird on branch w/ pink buds on the front; 4 brass legs on bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Inscribed on bottom of trivet: ""C2718/ [?]/ [kite-like symbol]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glazing (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Brass
brass (alloy)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Sprig
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
TRIVET
trivets
Dimensions
6.375 x 6.375 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.250
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19917

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