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Doorstop

1949.289 (RS119408)

Description

Basket with bail, filled with fruit, painted with gilded highlights. Cast in shallow relief with flattened back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
enamel paint
enameling
gilding
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
DOORSTOP
doorstops
Enamel
enamel paint
Enameled
enameling
Gilded
gilding
Iron
iron (metal)
Painted
painting (coating)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
11.75 x 11.625 x 2.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.289
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
5008

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