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1949.376 (RS119495)

Description

Rectangular, dished with cupid bow scalloped edges on flattened rim. Decorated with gold "tole" work highlighting polychrome floral motif flanked at sides by two yellow peacock- like birds. Black background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
Peacock
peafowl
Tin
tin (metal)
Tole
TRAY
trays
Dimensions
23.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.376
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7787

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