Match holder

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-18203

Description

Bristol board hanging match holder; slipper shoe shaped; silver bristol board w/ red embroidered decoration in center and at border. Red silk lining on back. Loop at top for hanging.

Details

Descriptive Terms

match holders
cotton (textile)
embroidering
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
Unidentified Paper
Cotton
Silk
Embroidered
MATCHBOX

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

7 x 2.5 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2297