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1998.4809AB (RS22965)

Description

Pair of black painted brass(?) guards w/ embossed floral decoration on each; attached piece on back forms slot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
embossing
enameling
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
Embossed
embossing
Enameled
enameling
Floral
floral patterns
GUARD
guards (weapons components)
Possibly brass (alloy)
Dimensions
0.875 x 1.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4809AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23852

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