Container

Date

1925-1950

GUSN

GUSN-51086

Description

A cylindrical container. The interior is painted silver and the exterior is red with a zig-zag border over a band of a stylized wave motif- both are in olive, gold and black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

containers (receptacles)
painting (coating)
papier mâché
wood (plant material)
geometric patterns
Papier Mache
Painted
Geometric
CONTAINER

Inscription

On the base reads: MADE IN RUSSIA. On a gummed paper label from Marshall Field & Co. is printed: 2889-27/y40 SEL 22/35 EA.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Russia

Dimensions

4 (H), 3.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.732