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Boot scraper

Description

Cast-iron boot scraper. Four-sided tray w/ scalloped band w/ open circles at rim. Scraper is fixed to center of tray and consists of flat bar flanked by scrolled edges. Openwork scroll and quatrefoil design beneath scraper bar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
SCRAPER, BOOT
scrapers (finishing tools)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
5.25 (H), 11.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3530
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20375

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