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Artificial flower arrangement

1998.5075A-C (RS23985)

Description

Flower arrangement composed of red flowers and green leaves made of feathers and white wax flowers and lily-of-the-valley. Vase is baluster shaped, hand-blown w/ a glass top pontil and etched w/ a spray of leaves. Vase sits upon circular wooden base and is covered w/ glass dome.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1861-1893
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
dyeing
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
feather (material)
glass (material)
glassblowing
iron (metal)
molding (forming)
wax
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Blown
Carved
carving (processes)
Dyed
dyeing
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
Feather
feather (material)
FLOWER, ARTIFICIAL
flowers (plants)
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
Iron
iron (metal)
Molded
molding (forming)
Wax
wax
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 (H), 6.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5075A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24192

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