Trinket box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1880

GUSN

GUSN-18547

Description

Parian oval shaped trinket box w/ sleeping baby w/ pillow and blanket; raised beaded decoration around top edge and base; raised foliate band also around body of box.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
porcelain
molding (forming)
relief (sculpture techniques)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
infants
parian (porcelain)
pottery (object genre)
Porcelain
Relief Molded
Parian Ware
Baby
BOX, TRINKET

Inscription

Pencilled on bottom of box: ""3.00""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.5 x 4.75 x 3.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1242AB