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Match holder

Description

Earthenware match holder; flat dish w/ cup-like holder; rust/orange color w/ evidence of chipping= blue color underneath.

Details

Maker
U & U (Maker)
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom of holder: ""U & U/ 627""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
painting (coating)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
HOLDER, MATCH
match holders
Painted
painting (coating)
Dimensions
3.625 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.576
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19988

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