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Miniature safe

1998.5047 (RS23968)

Description

Miniature cast iron safe w/ filigree cover and stylized tree on side and back. Front w/ numbered dial and three ovals.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1920
Inscriptions
Molded on front: ""STAR"" [above dial] ""SAFE"" [below dial]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
molding (forming)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
miniatures (toys)
Molded
molding (forming)
SAFE
safes (storage containers)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
3.5 x 2.625 x 2.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5047
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24141

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