Trivet

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-19917

Description

Octagonal trivet w/ transfer print along the sides and image of bird on branch w/ pink buds on the front; 4 brass legs on bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trivets
brass (alloy)
glazing (coating)
porcelain
transfer printing
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
floral patterns
Porcelain
Brass
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Bird
Sprig
TRIVET

Inscription

Inscribed on bottom of trivet: ""C2718/ [?]/ [kite-like symbol]

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6.375 x 6.375 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.250