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Planter

Description

Rolled circular rim on slightly tapered straight sided basin w/ flat bottom. The sides hammered and decorated w/ 4 raised "arrowhead" like devices. The four scrolling "curli-cue" feet attached to sides by riveted "Y" shaped strapwork.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
Hammered on bottom: ""OMS"" in monogram form.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
copper (metal)
hammering
repoussé
riveting
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Copper
copper (metal)
Hammered
hammering
PLANTER
planters (containers)
Repousse
repoussé
Riveted
riveting
Dimensions
4.5 (H), 11.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.467
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50868

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