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Miniature Frame

1977.751 (RS117068)

Description

Simple, rectangular gilt pine molded frame (for a silhouette); brass "eye" screwed into top for hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Inscriptions
Marked ""J.S. Barrell"" on back in two places.
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
gilding
pine (wood)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
FRAME, PICTURE
frames (furnishings)
Gilded
gilding
miniatures (paintings)
miniatures (toys)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
4.438 x 5.938 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.751
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4543

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