Tray

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-7787

Description

Rectangular, dished with cupid bow scalloped edges on flattened rim. Decorated with gold "tole" work highlighting polychrome floral motif flanked at sides by two yellow peacock- like birds. Black background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trays
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
floral patterns
figure- and animal-derived motifs
peafowl
Tin
Painted
Floral
Peacock
Tole
TRAY

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

23.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.376