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Trivet

1998.251 (RS23663)

Description

Circular brass trivet w/ Chinese characters; openwork form w/ 4 brass legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1910
Inscriptions
Engraved on bottom of trivet: ""MADE IN CHINA"" --see worksheet for exact script
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
openwork
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Open Work
openwork
TRIVET
trivets
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
0.75 (H), 5.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.251
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19918

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