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Tray

1949.617 (RS119733)

Description

Cartouche-shaped with each side consisting of a double cyma curve. Flat bottom and flat well. Wide rim, rounded outward. Black painted overall. Well has "antiqued" gilt finish with central decoration of bird resting on fountain surmounting a floral/rose sprig.

Details

Maker
Greene, Marion Y. (Artist)
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
enameling
gilding
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Enameled
enameling
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Fountain
fountains
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
Rose
rose (genus)
Tin
tin (metal)
Tole
TRAY
trays
Dimensions
9.375 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.617
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7815
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