Hanging shelf

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-19826

Description

Marble shelf with three cast iron brackets. Spans the length between two dining room door surrounds in a way that resembles a mantel. Marble is curved at edges, brackets have bird and leaf openwork.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shelves
casting (process)
iron (metal)
marble (rock)
Marble
Iron
Slip Cast
Shelf

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

11.5 x 93.5 x 9.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.679