Match holder

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-18216

Description

Ceramic hanging match container w/ painted heron and purple hanging ribbon; round shape; front painted yellow w/ black heron, black plants, and white tree; backing is brown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

match holders
earthenware
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
heron
Earthenware
Painted
Tin Glazed
Heron
HOLDER, MATCH

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2309