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

Dimensions

1.5 x 4 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2245AB