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Artificial Fruit/Vegetable

1992.646.24 (RS20750)

Description

Twenty-four various fruit and vegetable shapes molded in plaster and painted. Grapefruit: grapefruit size, but done in greens and yellows. Wire of stem visible as clay is broken; one leaf.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
clay
painting (coating)
wax
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
artificial
clay
Clay
fruit
Fruit, Artificial
Grapefruit
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly grapefruit (fruit)
Wax
wax
Accession Number
1992.646.24
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8296

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