Match holder

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-19420

Description

Molded ceramic barrel-shaped match holder; brown w/ trailing vine decoration encircling body; 2 raised bands at top of neck and 2 raised bands at bottom of waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

match holders
earthenware
molding (forming)
foliation (pattern)
Earthenware
Molded
Foliate Trail
HOLDER, MATCH

Inscription

Impressed stamp on bottom: ""FGW"" --[w/ illegible #]

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

3.125 (H), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4415