Urn

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-61123

Description

Pair of red toleware urns with covers. Circular foot. Red, gold, and antique verte decoration with classical motifs of dancing maids, swans, and lyres.

Details

Descriptive Terms

urns
tinware
Tin
Painted
Urn

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

11 1/2 x 8 1/4 x 5 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1712