Trinket box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-18158

Description

Parian trinket box; round; molded grape leaf decoration on cover and around box; raised dotted band around cover's edge and rim of box; remnants of grape finial on cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

2.375 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2255AB