Artificial flower arrangement

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1861-1893

GUSN

GUSN-24192

Description

Flower arrangement composed of red flowers and green leaves made of feathers and white wax flowers and lily-of-the-valley. Vase is baluster shaped, hand-blown w/ a glass top pontil and etched w/ a spray of leaves. Vase sits upon circular wooden base and is covered w/ glass dome.

Details

Descriptive Terms

flowers (plants)
glassblowing
carving (processes)
dyeing
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
feather (material)
glass (material)
iron (metal)
molding (forming)
wax
wood (plant material)
feather (material)
Feather
Wax
Iron
Glass
Dyed
Molded
Blown
Etched
Carved
FLOWER, ARTIFICIAL

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11 (H), 6.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5075A-C