Doorstop

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-5008

Description

Basket with bail, filled with fruit, painted with gilded highlights. Cast in shallow relief with flattened back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

doorstops
casting (process)
enamel paint
enameling
gilding
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
Iron
Enamel
Enameled
Gilded
Painted
Slip Cast
DOORSTOP

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

11.75 x 11.625 x 2.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.289