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Jardiniere

1998.279 (RS21695)

Description

Jardiniere, terra cotta; bulbous waist w/ scalloped rim; relief dragon w/ body portions separated and spaced evenly around waist of jardiniere.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Pencilled on bottom: ""1964/75""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
molding (forming)
relief (sculpture techniques)
terracotta (clay material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Dragon
figure- and animal-derived motifs
JARDINIERE
jardinières (containers)
molding (forming)
relief (sculpture techniques)
Relief Molded
Terra Cotta
terracotta (clay material)
Dimensions
7.25 (H), 8.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.279
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20035

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