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Souvenir Candle Holder

Description

Piece of cork buoy painted with green, white and blue stripes; hole in center holds white candle; small painted wood houses are nailed to the top of the buoy around the candle; on one side of the buoy is painted "CAPE ANN" in black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1945
Inscriptions
"CAPE ANN" (Painted)
Material
cork (bark)
paint (coating)
wax
Object type
Art
Places
Cape Ann (Essex county, Massachusetts) [cape]
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bric-a-brac
candleholders
cork (bark)
paint (coating)
wax
Dimensions
4 x 3 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2003.1.15
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Selina F. Little
GUSN
222479

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