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1977.620 (RS116941)

Description

Black transer-printed bust length portrait of woman with large, brimmed hat on circular white enamel field; set into circular brass frame with molded edge and concentric ringed decoration; mounted on turned shank with iron screw.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1745-1800
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
enamel paint
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Enamel
enamel paint
Iron
iron (metal)
TIEBACK
tiebacks (fasteners)
Dimensions
3 x 2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.620
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4318

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