Tray

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-7815

Description

Cartouche-shaped with each side consisting of a double cyma curve. Flat bottom and flat well. Wide rim, rounded outward. Black painted overall. Well has "antiqued" gilt finish with central decoration of bird resting on fountain surmounting a floral/rose sprig.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trays
enameling
gilding
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
fountains
floral patterns
rose (genus)
Tin
Painted
Gilded
Enameled
Bird
Fountain
Rose
Tole
TRAY

Associated Building

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

Related Items

Title Tray Accession Number 1949.613

Maker

Greene, Marion Y. (Artist)

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

9.375 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.617