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Canister

1942.1762AB (RS115092)

Description

Cylindrical toleware canister [A] with conforming lid [B]. Footed base with three acanthus leaf feet. Red and gold decoration with swag border motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
tinware
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Canister, Food-storage
canisters
cookware
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
tinware
Dimensions
5.5 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1762AB
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61173

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