Trinket box

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-17817

Description

Covered Parian trinket box; blue stripes and grape motif; oval shape w/ scalloped band around edge containging blue stripes; blue stripes around side of box are paired; relief grape bunch on cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
appliqué (technique)
molding (forming)
porcelain
vine scrolls
parian (porcelain)
pottery (object genre)
Porcelain
Molded
Applied
Parian Ware
Grape Bunches
BOX, TRINKET

Inscription

?

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

2.25 x 3.75 x 2.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1958AB