Match holder

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-18343

Description

Earthenware cannon now holding matches; cannon body is turned w/ face w/ mustache at back; cannonball behind cannon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

match holders
earthenware
molding (forming)
cannons (artillery)
Earthenware
Molded
Cannon
HOLDER, MATCH

Inscription

Imprinted on bottom: ""FGW/ 97""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

2.75 x 3.875 x 2.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.381