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Miniature junk

1998.4937 (RS23925)

Description

Miniature ivory junk on silk covered stand in pieces; ivory and wood hull still attached to red and green silk covered stand; 10-15 fragments of ivory lattice-work (to form rest of body of ship) also in box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Water Transportation Equipment
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
JUNK
junks
miniatures (toys)
Vegetable Ivory
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 x 3.5 x 9.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4937
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24008

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