Hairpin box

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-23759

Description

Lidded rectangular hairpin box. Part of ironstone wash set w/ red striped banding.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
hair accessories
ironstone (pottery)
painting (coating)
Ironstone
Painted
BOX, HAIRPIN

Inscription

Painted and impressed on bottom: ""2/ 2463"" [w/ simple impressed flower]

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.125 x 7.5 (HxW), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5678.3AB