Coaster

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1900

GUSN

GUSN-11076

Description

Painted tinware "toleware" coaster tray, round with uneven edge and reticulated rim; black laquered ground with central flower/leaf decoration handpainted in yellow, orange, red, and green with yellow band around rim (now fitted with straw coaster liner)

Details

Descriptive Terms

coasters (containers)
lacquering
painting (coating)
stamping (forming)
tin (metal)
Tin
Stamped
Lacquered
Painted
COASTER`

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.426