Trinket box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-18148

Description

Parian trinket box w/ relief figure of woman and child and holly leaves; oval shaped w/ corners; holly trail around sides of box and on edge of cover; woman and child at top of cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
appliqué (technique)
molding (forming)
porcelain
children (people by age group)
holly (wood)
parian (porcelain)
pottery (object genre)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Porcelain
Molded
Applied
Parian Ware
Holly
Woman
Child
BOX, TRINKET

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

1.5 x 4 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2245AB