Trinket box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-17767

Description

Round wooden box, painted black w/ gold and red decoration, red trim paint and inner lining. Lid of box decorated w/ bird in center and fruit and fern border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
ferns
fruit
Painted
Bird
Fruit
Fern
BOX, TRINKET

Inscription

Stamped on bottom: ""Schutemarke/ Gesetzlich Geschutzt/ Rocheitzer/ HunstharB?werg""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1908AB