Match holder

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-17996

Description

Small wooden container for matches; shaped like barrel w/ top and bottom black and middle brown; top black section comes off to create cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

match holders
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Carved
HOLDER, MATCH

Inscription

Carved on side: ""M"" (?)

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

3.25 (H), 1.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2129AB