Bookends

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-18208

Description

Etched wooden bookends, treated pine base w/ 2 hinged ends. Ends are scalloped at top and have image of flower (poppy) on outside. Glazed image, stained red and green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bookends
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Pine
Etched
Poppy
BOOKEND

Inscription

Stamped on bottom: ""FLEMISH""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Flemish (Maker)

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

6 x 14 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2302