Oyster shell

Collection Type

  • Relics and souvenirs

Date

1875-1883

GUSN

GUSN-18474

Description

Souvenir oyster shell attached to two rocks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rock
seashell
souvenirs
Sea Shell
Souvenir
Rock
SEASHELL

Inscription

Ink inside shell: ""This oyster is the/ product of the Sheepscott River/ taken near the Falls--/ Rich and/ fine flavored/ 1883/ August""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Animal Artifact

Dimensions

3 x 5.5 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.499

Places

Maine (United States)