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Container

Description

A cylindrical container. The interior is painted silver and the exterior is red with a zig-zag border over a band of a stylized wave motif- both are in olive, gold and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1925-1950
Inscriptions
On the base reads: MADE IN RUSSIA. On a gummed paper label from Marshall Field & Co. is printed: 2889-27/y40 SEL 22/35 EA.
Location of origin
Russia
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
papier mâché
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
CONTAINER
containers (receptacles)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
Papier Mache
papier mâché
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 (H), 3.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.732
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51086

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