Canister

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1875-1899

GUSN

GUSN-61172

Description

Square eight-sided toleware canister [A] with lid [B]. Narrow circular neck and canted corners. Red and gold decoration with stylized foliate border motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canisters
cookware
tinware
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Tin
Painted
Canister, Food-storage

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.5 x 4.875 x 4.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1761AB